A summer of discontent for Europe?
4 July 2013 Last updated at 10:39 BST
The economies of many eurozone countries remain fragile, with high unemployment and austerity measures causing public anger.
So could Europe be set for a new financial crisis and will the continent suffer a summer of discontent?
Bill Blaine is a strategist at Mint Partners. He told the BBC that the eurozone's problems were widespread and that "politicians and the electorate have lost patience".