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Italy’s Senate will vote on Friday on austerity steps demanded by the European Union, paves the way for a new emergency government to be formed within days, ending the reign of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Economic data and a broader conclusion that the third quarter corporate results season was in no way implies in crisis. Seems his part, he added.

Means euro firm as Italy in focusThe FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares FTEU3 0.5 % to 968.43 points after falling in the previous two sessions. Banks introduced among the top winners, with the sector index. SX7P by nearly 1.0 %.. While ECB buying and positive political developments were helpful, analysts ,, they are enough to drive a sustainable decline in Italian bond yields , or a rise in the euro.

Commodity markets were mostly solid, with spot gold for a third week of gains, its longest winning streak track passed in more than two months.The Federal Reserve on the Monday conducts the first test a new mold to you can enjoy the massive amounts of money was injected onto the economy.

The so-called term deposits will be the payment of interest and offers bank an incentive Otherwise, the at the Fed. Otherwise, the water could be through lending on higher inflation. – The central bank said Friday that is auctioned off $ 1 billion a so-called term deposit transferable securities on Tuesday. Marketable securities are due in 14 days.