EUROPE: This Is What Will Happen In 2012

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The last half of 2011 was dominated by ever more grim news from Europe. But will 2012 be the same?The eurozone sovereign debt crisis has escalated, but recent moves by the European Central Bank have calmed that angst for now. However, analysts have waxed sceptical that these measures will be enough to keep that optimism going for long, and are unconvinced that EU leaders’ current plans for fiscal consolidation and a firewall against contagion go far enough towards addressing the crisis.

We combed research reports from the street and put together a compendium of predictions from Wall Street’s major financial firms for the year ahead.

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