French Cabinet OKs EU Fiscal Pact
The pact faces opposition from a public tired of austerity and members of President Francois Hollande’s coalition government who oppose its measures.
Five Key Elections for Advisors to Watch in 2012: J.P. Morgan
Advisors need to keep an eye on political elections around the globe next year, says Rebecca Patterson, J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s chief markets strategist.
Greek Prime Minister Survives Confidence Vote
George Papandreou of Greece won a crucial vote of confidence late Tuesday, with all 155 lawmakers of the Socialist party expressing their support for his beleaguered government, significantly above the absolute majority of 151 votes required by Greece’s 300-seat Parliament.