Today in Euro Crisis History: Two Restructurings Ago

Bank of Greece governor George Provopoulos in Athens on April 11, 2011

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Bank of Greece governor George Provopoulos in Athens on April 11, 2011

December 4, 2010

Greek Debt Restructuring Not Needed, Central Bank Chief Says

Greece doesn’t need to restructure its debt provided the country sticks closely to targets to reduce its deficit, Greek Central Bank Governor George Provopoulos said in an interview with Kathimerini newspaper.

Europe’s debt crisis only seems like it has gone on forever. This series of blog posts looks at headlines from this date in previous years that highlight the roots, twists and turns of the current turmoil.

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