Search


You have searched for "European Central Bank"

Showing 1-10 of 7003

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


Business 07 Nov 2013 | 8:16 AM

European Central Bank seen holding rates, for now

FRANKFURT, Nov 7 (Reuters) - The European Central Bank faces intense pressure to cut interest rates on Thursday but is unlikely to buckle, waiting instead to see whether a dive in inflation is sustained.

Business 23 Aug 2011 | 12:00 AM

European Central Bank buys €14.3 billion in bonds

FRANKFURT, Germany: The European Central Bank spent €14.3 billion ($20.6 billion) last week buying government bonds to protect large economies like Spain and Italy from the debt crisis, but market concerns persisted about how long the emergency purchases would contain market turmoil.

Business 03 Nov 2009 | 12:00 AM

Markets watch European Central Bank for exit plan

LONDON: The European Central Bank is expected to keep its benchmark interest rate unchanged at the historic low of 1 percent Thursday - and could indicate the eurozone won't see growth strong enough to warrant a hike for quite a while.

Banking 31 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

The European Central Bank should pick an Italian to supervise banks

IT seemed like good news for Europe when Sharon Donnery, deputy governor of the Irish central bank, made an application to be the top banking supervisor at the European Central Bank.

Business 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

European Central Bank cuts rates to new low to aid flagging economy

FRANKFURT: The European Central Bank cut interest rates to a record low on Thursday to breathe life into a deteriorating euro zone economy and back up measures agreed by government leaders last week to tackle the bloc's debt crisis.

Business 11 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Schroeder presses European Central Bank on euro-dollar exchange rate

German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder suggested in an interview published Friday that the European Central Bank should do more to weaken the euro against the U.S. dollar, a call that followed the bank's decision to leave interest rates unchanged.

Business 03 Jul 2009 | 12:00 AM

European Central Bank keeps interest rate at 1%

LUXEMBOURG: The European Central Bank left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 1 percent Thursday, preferring to wait and see if its spectacular infusion of credit into the banking system will loosen lending to consumers and businesses in the euro zone's struggling economy.

Business 07 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

European Central Bank head says EU integration proceeding despite 'no' votes

European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet said Tuesday that Europe's move toward a single market was on track despite recent no'' votes in France and the Netherlands on the EU constitution.

Business 04 Mar 2005 | 12:00 AM

European Central Bank leaves interest rates unchanged

The European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged, with poor fourth-quarter growth data and declining business confidence heightening worries about the strength of the economy.

Banking 06 Jun 2017 | 12:00 AM

The European Central Bank should get over itself, let’s hear its taper talk

LONDON: European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi faces a trickier-than-usual balancing act at this week’s meeting to set monetary policy. Lurking at the back of his mind may well be the memory of the last time his institution tried to change course – with embarrassing results.