Italy gets behind the idea of a jointly issued euro bond as a "master solution" to the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Italy gets behind the idea of a jointly issued euro bond as a "master solution" to the continent's debt crisis. But where's Germany on this? "I rule out euro bonds for as long as member states conduct their own financial policies," finmin Wolfgang Schaeuble tells Der Spiegel. Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy are to meet Tuesday amid calls for a fiscal union to go along with the monetary one.