should we be worried about soaring prices in the euro zone? Five questions to understand

Signs denouncing the rise in prices, during a demonstration in front of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, in Paris, on December 18, 2018. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP Western economies had not recorded such figures for several decades. In December 2021, the inflation rate in the euro zone rose to 5% over one year, unheard … Read more

the euro fund resists

COLCANOPA Life insurance takes the hit! Despite negative interest rates, which penalize the fund in euros, and the health crisis, which had prompted savers to favor passbooks over long-term savings in 2020, the envelope is holding up. The year 2021 has even been rather buoyant. First, life insurance seems to have regained favor with the … Read more

Fedez, a 100 thousand euro scam against him, thwarted by his mother manager. And the rapper disappears from social networks: worried fans

An attempted scam against Fedez and his family worth 100 thousand euros. It was the rapper’s mom who foiled it Annamaria Berrinzaghi CEO of Doom (“Dream of ordinary madness”). The company is the srl that deals with family affairs and specifically with the scouting of young artists and the image rights of Chiara ferragni’s husband: … Read more

Lorenzo Insigne o Harry Kane? Il Toronto ha scelto, ma solo dopo la finale di Euro 2020: Transfermarkt è stato fondamentale

Lorenzo Insigne ha scelto. Il capitano del Napoli lascerà a fine stagione i colori della sua città e approderà al Toronto. Dal primo luglio 2022, lo scugnizzo napoletano, sarà un giocatore del club canadese e i tifosi partenopei si sono ormai rassegnati a veder partire uno dei simboli della loro squadra. Ma a soprendere, ancor … Read more

Sri Lanka, on the verge of bankruptcy, announces billion euro population assistance program

Sri Lankans line up to refill their cooking gas cylinders during a shortage in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday, January 4, 2022. ERANGA JAYAWARDENA / AP All the lights are on red and Sri Lanka’s economic indicators seem to signal an impending sinking. Food prices have risen to record highs, inflation has reached an all-time high … Read more

Twenty years after its introduction, the euro is recovering but still fragile

The day of the 20th anniversary of the launch of the single currency, outside the Parliament of the European Union, in Brussels, January 9, 2019. DARIO PIGNATELLI / BLOOMBERG / GETTY IMAGES The transition had gone so well. After years of dual pricing, gradual transfers of check books and bank accounts, the 1is January 2002, … Read more

At the Monnaie de Paris plant in Pessac, “the change from the franc to the euro has led us to modernize”

In a workshop at the Monnaie de Paris factory, in Pessac (Gironde), in March 2016. GEORGES GOBET / AFP In the middle of an industrial zone, the building of the Monnaie de Paris factory in Pessac (Gironde) has remained frozen. Intact, in its architecture of 1973, time of its creation. Long rectilinear corridors, glazed over … Read more

Europe presents its 300 billion euro project to counter the Chinese silk roads

Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, presents the “Global Gateway” development aid project, Wednesday December 1, 2021 in Brussels. KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP Europeans definitely do not have a very strong sense of marketing. When China deploys its “new silk roads” all over the world to gain influence, the European Commission baptizes … Read more

Inflation in the euro zone at its highest for thirty years

The headquarters of the European Central Bank, in Frankfurt, in 2016. KAI PFAFFENBACH / REUTERS “The inflation figures for November are out and we hope that this time around it will really be the peak. “ Frederik Ducrozet, strategist at asset manager Pictet, sums up the general feeling that dominated after the publication, Tuesday, November … Read more