Fears over Syriza are ‘overblown’

He said the previous week’s QE decision by the ECB had trumped any potential negotiation by Greece anyway, but at some point the troika would have to address the Greek electorate’s concerns about austerity.

“The rest of Europe seems to be ignoring it, but the Greek electorate has given a very strong vote against austerity. Having relaxed the austerity pressure in other countries, it may be that they decide to relax austerity in Greece as well.”

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