In an echo of the Grexit crisis, the Catalan Government is planning contingencies so that it can go it alone, separate from the Spanish banking system… Read More How Would Catalonia Go About Creating Its Own Currency?
Emotions are running high on both sides of the divide… Read More Catalonia and Spain Enter Dangerous Uncharted Territory
Suspicion of El Pais has left much of Spain and Spanish readers without a place to read even modestly neutral coverage of the complex Catalan crisis… Read More Spain’s Most Famous Newspaper Stumbles Amid Catalonia Independence Crisis
Independence would be “horrific” and amount to “financial suicide,” said Spain’s Economy Minister. But financial suicide for whom?… Read More Catalonia’s Political Crisis Snowballs Into an Economic Crisis
We ‘own’ Spain, and Spain ‘owns’ you… Read More Dear Catalans – A Message from the Chairman
Hopes that Catalonia’s woes could be contained are fading… Read More Catalonia Crisis Far From Over Despite Market Surge
Fractured communities, splintered families, broken friendships… Read More Living Dangerously in Catalonia
Money is fickle and fearful, and it can leave without notice, especially when political turmoil is on the rise… Read More Spain Teaches Catalonia a Lesson about the Power of Money
Bank shares plunge. Money is already on the move.… Read More Catalonia Chaos Begins to Squeeze Spain’s Financial Markets
Gradually, Then Suddenly… Read More How Did Things Get So Bad in Catalonia?
But its newfound sovereignty would have “very important” political consequences throughout Europe… Read More Stiglitz: “An Independent Catalonia Outside the Euro Would be Viable”
Who wants to be ruled by a state like this, many are asking… Read More The Guardian View on Catalonia’s Referendum: the Spanish State Has Lost