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Forget the spread between German and Spanish debt as a stress indicator, writes Stephen Bernard,...

Forget the spread between German and Spanish debt as a stress indicator, writes Stephen Bernard, keep your eye on the German-Swiss spread. Ideas the EU debt issues will eventually crater the German balance sheet are gaining more traction and is being reflected in Swiss 2-year yields 43 basis points lower than German vs. just 9 bps a month ago. (nice companion piece here)
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  • Dibber
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    Dead on. That is also the reason Spain and Italy cannot rely on a bailout from Germany.
    15 Jun 2012, 12:51 PM Reply Like
  • youngman442002
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    Safe Haven that might be......oh oh....I think there is another big one in the wings.....the USA.....Got GOLD
    15 Jun 2012, 12:59 PM Reply Like
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