Cyprus bailout reminds of EU risks and coupled global markets

Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO and co-CIO, discusses the controversial bailout plan for Cyprus which would tax bank deposits, and explains how the proposal has inflamed the situation by including small depositors.
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Also see El-Erian’s summary re Cyprus developments and potential outcomes here: What you should know about the Cyprus controversy.

Meanwhile Archbishop Chrysostomos, the island’s influential spiritual leader, has called for Cyprus to leave deposits intact, leave the eurozone and readopt its former currency, the Cyprus pound. See: Cypriot authorities in revised deal talks

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