Monetary policy killed the market-based economy
Fell 15.6 percentage points
Comment by Janet Mui
Exporters to perform well
Before the Italian President Sergio Mattarella rejected the proposed eurosceptic finance minister Paolo Savona, many market commentators were saying that a yield of 2.5% for 10-year Italian sovereign bonds is a key level for the European Central Bank...
3% fall on Tuesday
Five 'radical' changes
Political leaders in talks
'We should now call this a crisis': Italian bond yields surge to highest since 2012 amid snap election fears
Government bond yields soar
Euro up against most major currencies
Political concerns remain
With the Catalan crisis stalled, for now at least, all eyes have been on political risk in Italy and some arduous deal-making in Germany. After Sunday's result, Italy is likely to lurch into some frenzied horse-trading, but where will Merkel's new coalition...
Hung parliament most likely result
Issues in the campaign included relationship with the EU
Country goes to polls on 4 March
Who would have thought 12 months ago that Europe would have become the destination of choice for investors in 2017? What has changed?
Improved political visibility
German and Italian elections to come
Italy remains a risk
Paul Jackson, head of research at Source, looks at how the changing political landscape has helped Europe - while hurting the UK, US and Brazil.
Carmignac's Saint-Georges on managing 'unknown risks'