ECB seen beefing up eurozone support as pandemic persists

By |junij 4th, 2020|bond-buying, Christine Lagarde, coronavirus economic response, European Central Bank, Eurozone, France, Frugal Four, German Constitutional Court, Italy, News, Spain|

Most analysts expect the European Central Bank on Thursday (4 June) to beef up its emergency bond-buying scheme with hundreds of billions of euros to weather the coronavirus pandemic, providing governments with the breathing space to decide their own r...

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MEP Giegold on infringement: Germans in top positions must show the way

By |maj 12th, 2020|Axel Voss, bond-buying, CDU/CSU, ECJ, German Constitutional Court, German Greens, infringement procedure, infringement proceedings, Karlsruhe, News, Niclas Herbst, Sven Giegold, von der Leyen|

Commission boss Ursula von der Leyen may have to be tough on Germany and possibly launch infringement procedures to avoid accusations of being soft on her home country, particularly ahead of Berlin's upcoming EU presidency, according to Green MEP Sven ...

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ECJ reiterates that rulings are binding, as German court fallout continues

By |maj 8th, 2020|bond-buying, ECB, ECJ, German Constitutional Court, News, PSPP|

The European Court of Justice is the only legal body able to determine if an EU institution violated bloc law, the Luxembourg-based tribunal said on Friday (8 May), as the fallout from the German Constitutional Court's European Central Bank ruling continued. 

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Recession fears grow as euro area inflation hits three-year low

By |avgust 20th, 2019|bond-buying, ECB, Economic and Monetary union, Eurostat, Eurozone, Inflation, Mario Draghi, News|

Inflation in the euro area fell to 1% in July, its lowest level since 2016, according to Eurostat data released on Monday (19 August), adding pressure on the European Central Bank to consider relaunching its economic stimulus program in September.

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ECB sees global economic slowdown in 2019

By |december 28th, 2018|2019, bond-buying, China, ECB, economic forecast, News, US|

The global economy is set to slow down in 2019 and stabilise thereafter, the European Central Bank said on Thursday (27 December), while still expecting prices to rise.

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ECB chief Draghi downgrades economic forecast as risks persist

By |december 13th, 2018|bond-buying, ECB, EMU, Mario Draghi, News|

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi presented on Thursday (13 December) the bank's downgraded economic forecast for the eurozone for this year and next, as uncertainties and risks remain prominent in the region.

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EU top court rules in favor of Draghi’s bond-buying programme

By |december 11th, 2018|bond-buying, ECB, ECJ, Germany, Mario Draghi, Monetary policy, News, PSPP|

The European Central Bank (ECB) won a landmark case on Tuesday (11 December) as the European Court of Justice confirmed that the national bond-buying policy was in accordance with EU law, in response to concerns raised in Germany. 

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Top EU judge backs ECB national bonds purchase policy

By |oktober 4th, 2018|bond-buying, ECB, ECJ, Eurozone, Mario Draghi, Monetary policy, News|

The European Central Bank's bond-buying programme does not exceed its mandate and is in accordance with EU law, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) advocate general said on Thursday (4 October), in response to complaints raised in Germany.

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ECB expected to hint at end to easy money

By |junij 6th, 2017|bond-buying, ECB, European Central Bank, Inflation, News|

Expectations are high that the European Central Bank will hint that it is heading for the exit from its easy-money policy when governors meet in Estonian capital Tallinn on Thursday (8 June).

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ECB hails 2016 as best post-crisis year

By |april 11th, 2017|bond-buying, Brexit, ECB, economic crisis, Inflation, Mario Draghi, News, quantitative easing|

The European Central Bank judged yesterday (10 April) that it had a successful 2016, claiming in its annual report that it had nurtured economic recovery and that it was the eurozone’s most successful post-crisis year.

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