BARCELONA | Analysts at CaixaBank welcome the European Central Bank’s decision of propping up state debt by moderating its cost in the markets. It will give the euro zone room to progress in its integration.
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LONDON/MADRID | Spain’s Iberdrola has engaged in the largest wind energy project in its history. Together with Swedish Vattenfall, the companies will build the East Anglia wind farm. It will have the potential to power 5 million homes.
JP Morgan analysts used a wrong classification when accounting loans given by Banco Mare Nostrum to corporations and small and medium companies. Three days after its first report, the investment bank has now rectified.
BARCELONA | The job market’s outlook for the coming months is not encouraging, analysts at CaixaBank Research indicate. But imbalances in labour costs across Europe are showing signs of correction. Structural measures could be already working.
MADRID | Fernando Barciela interviews Baron de Ley CEO Eduardo Santos-Ruiz, who joins the growing demand among Spanish entrepreneurs, too, for a rationalisation of the regional administrations. It’s time for the state to use its scissors on itself.
In London and Madrid, NGO Save the Children has given a word of alert: the economic crisis is hitting hard those who are more vulnerable. Medicines and food aren’t as available as they should be to them.
MADRID | Studies on Augmented Reality forecast that this market will reach a value of $600 billion in the next four years. Telefónica plans to tap it through a partnership with specialised provider Aurasma.
Two months before the US general elections, the Federal Reserve activates a package of expansionary monetary policy that will artificially inject life into the US economy. Carlos Díaz sees this is a vote for Obama.
Japan has lost exports steam. Its current account surplus has fallen from 20.7 trillion yen to 4.4 trillion yen in five years since 2007.
The Spanish bank released Innovation Edge. BBVA claims it will share with readers its knowledge on innovation and trends affecting the financial sector.