Draghi attempts to heal divided ECB in farewell speech

By |oktober 29th, 2019|Christine Lagarde, ECB, Mario Draghi, News|

Departing ECB president Mario Draghi tried to restore unity among eurozone central bankers  in his farewell speech on Monday (28 October) but he continued to defend his recent controversial monetary decisions.

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Ciao, Mario: ECB’s Draghi hands baton to Lagarde

By |oktober 28th, 2019|Christine Lagarde, ECB, euro, Mario Draghi, News, quantitative easing|

ECB chief Mario Draghi bows out Monday (28 October), passing the baton to former IMF head Christine Lagarde whose first task will be to heal rifts among policymakers.

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Draghi’s farewell demand: the eurozone budget

By |oktober 24th, 2019|budgetary instrument for convergence and competitiveness (BICC), ECB, eurozone budget, Mario Draghi, News|

Outgoing European Central Bank President Mario Draghi stressed in his farewell press conference on Thursday (24 October) that a truly eurozone budget “with an adequate size" would be the number one issue to fix in the eurozone. 

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EU grandees send Draghi to ‘euro pantheon’

By |oktober 24th, 2019|ECB, euro, Mario Draghi, Monetary policy, News|

EURACTIV.com contacted eight politicians, decision-makers and analysts from different countries to review Mario Draghi's eight-year mandate at the European Central Bank.

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Draghi calls for euro budget in farewell to MEPs

By |september 24th, 2019|ECB, European Parliament, eurozone budget, Mario Draghi, News|

ECB President Mario Draghi urged EU co-legislators on Monday (23 September) to set up a fiscal capacity to counter eurozone’s economic shocks, as he warned of the worsening economic outlook in his farewell debate with MEPs.

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Draghi urges Germany, Netherlands to invest against risk of recession

By |september 12th, 2019|Asset purchase programme (APP), ECB, Germany, helicopter money, Mario Draghi, News, stability and growth pact, The Netherlands|

The European Central Bank said on Thursday (12 September) it will reactivate its bond-buying programme, stepping up the monetary stimulus to maintain economic growth, but its president Mario Draghi told Germany and the Netherlands the time has come to ...

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All signs point towards recession in Germany

By |september 12th, 2019|Draghi, ECB, Economy, European Central Bank, Germany, News, recession|

The ifo Institute for Economic Research has lowered its forecast for Germany's economic growth for 2019 and 2020. Instead of the previously predicted 0.6%, the institute now expects a 0.5% growth rate for 2019. A potential hard Brexit and escalation of...

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Lagarde pledges to continue with Draghi’s loose monetary stance

By |september 4th, 2019|Christine Lagarde, cryptocurrency, ECB, European Parliament, libra, News, sustainable finance|

Christine Lagarde promised on Wednesday (4 September) to respond with “agility” to the looming financial and economic turbulences once she becomes the president of the European Central Bank in November, while confirming that the current loose monetary stance will continue for a “long period of time.”

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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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Unconventional measures are seeing a comeback at the ECB

By |julij 26th, 2019|Christine Lagarde, ECB, Economy, Eurozone, Germany, interest rates, Italy, Mario Draghi, News, trade wars|

The ECB's key interest rate remains at zero and is expected to be at that rate at least until summer 2020. However, ECB chief Mario Draghi is suggesting that a decisive fiscal policy is far more important for the eurozone, especially for Germany and It...

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