As the first of many Greek deadlines fast approaches and markets jerk from headline to headline it is worth noting the key dates over the next few months which will have traders and investors on the edge of their seats, if Greece isn’t bankrupt by then.

Key Greek payment dates

5th June

EUR 300m IMF loan redemption

12th June

EUR 300m IMF loan redemption + EUR 3.6bn T-bill redemption

16th June

EUR 600m IMF loan redemption

18th-19th June

Eurogroup meetings in Brussels

19th June

EUR 300m IMF loan redemption + EUR 1.6bn T-bill redemption

25th-26th June

EU Summit

30th June

Greek EFSF Extension ceases

10th July

EUR 2bn T-bill redemption

13th July

EUR 500m IMF loan redemption

16th July

Governing Council monetary policy meeting of the ECB in Frankfurt

17th July

EUR 1bn T-bill redemption

20th July

EUR 4bn ECB held government bond redemption

1st August

EUR 200m IMF interest payment

7th August

EUR 1bn T-bill redemption

20th August

EUR 3.5bn ECB held government bond redemption

(Source: Reuters, Bloomberg, ECB)