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Monday, Mar 18
The Eurogroup backs down, calling for Cyprus bank deposits under €100K to be guaranteed....
The Eurogroup backs down, calling for Cyprus bank deposits under €100K to be guaranteed. "The Cypriot authorities will introduce more progressivity in the one-off levy compared to what was agreed on March 16 ... the stability levy on deposits is a one-off measure." We've heard "one-off" more than once during this crisis. The euro (FXE) firms by about 25 pips.