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  1. UPDATE 1-Italy's Monte dei Paschi seeks banks for 5 bln euro cash call -sourceRead the original story

    8 min ago | Reuters

    ... to make firm commitments until all details of the capital raising plan were clarified, and the European Central Bank had given its view on it. Monte dei Paschi, saddled with a mountain of bad loans and accumulated losses, is racing against the clock ...


  2. On the Italian and Eurozone Doomsday ScenarioRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Cato Institute

    ... the money supply growth, only 17 percent of Italy's M3 is accounted for by State money produced by the European Central Bank (ECB). The remaining 87 percent is Bank money produced by commercial banks through deposit creation. So, Italy's banks are ...


  3. Bank CoCo Coupon Payments Made Safer Under ECB Capital RulesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Investors in European banks' riskiest bonds have less reason to worry about skipped coupon payments next year thanks to a change in the way the European Central Bank sets capital requirements. The ECB's oversight arm is easing banks' capital burden by replacing a portion of binding requirements with non-binding guidance, the Frankfurt-based central bank said on its website.


  4. Risky Debt Looks Easy. It Isn't.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    ... are compounded by a fundamental lack of confidence in the true state of the global economy. Even the European Central Bank doesn't seem to understand the economy it's trying to stimulate.  This will continue to be an unforgiving market for ...


  5. Lisa RossiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CFO

    ... with a European quantitative easing program intended to kick-start sluggish eurozone economies, the European Central Bank (ECB) has taken its deposit rate into negative territory - starting (in June 2014) with -0.1% and lowering it in a series of ...


  6. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... as bookings for aircraft plunged 58.8 percent. Orders for automobiles rose 2.6 percent. (Reuters) European Central Bank purchases of government debt are set to significantly outstrip new supply until the end of the year, helping pin yields near ...


  7. IMF's Jose Vinals to succeed John Peace as StanChart chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Live Charts

    ... chair of Spain's Deposit Guarantee Fund, chair of the International Relations Committee at the European Central Bank, and member of the Economic and Financial Committee of the European Union. Chief executive officer Bill Winters said: "JosA ...


  8. UniCredit Said to Mull $5.5 Billion Stock Sale, Pekao ExitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... deal is a setback to improving capital at UniCredit, which has the smallest buffer compared with European Central Bank targets among Italy's major lenders. "The potential capital-management options could build a decent capital base for UniCredit," ...


  9. Dollar Yen Volatility Over Last 48 Hours Bullish For S&P 500Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... to become more volatile during those weeks that the world's three key central banks including the European Central Bank (ECB), Bank of Japan (BOJ) and U.S. Federal Reserve Bank (FOMC) hold their scheduled policy meetings. The NIRP's ORANGE signal ...


  10. UPDATE 1-UniCredit, Santander end talks on asset management dealRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... of 10.5 percent at the end of March, just above a minimum requirement of 10 percent set by the European Central Bank and behind rival Intesa Sanpaolo's 12.9 percent level. "We tried as much as we could to meet the regulatory expectations ... we were ...


  11. Monte dei Paschi contacts banks to back 5 billion euro cash call: sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... among the banks who have been left out from the list. Monte dei Paschi wants to get approval from the European Central Bank for its proposed capital hike ahead of the release of the region's bank stress tests on Friday evening. Investors fear the ...


  12. Economic crisis, austerity and unmet healthcare needs: the case of GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    ... status. In 2010, the Greek economy was placed under the surveillance of the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the International Monetary Fund when the Hellenic Republic signed onto the first Economic Adjustment Programme (EAP) [ ]. ...


  13. George Soros: 'We need an EU that the UK would want to be a part of'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... like Paris, Dublin and Frankfurt. The latter obviously has the advantage of being the HQ of the European Central Bank (ECB). But London's considerable banking know-how is not going to disappear overnight and will remain a factor. Your 100 million ...


  14. Euro zone lending picks up in JuneRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    Lending growth to euro zone companies and households accelerated last month while a broader measure of money circulating rose, data from the European Central Bank showed on Wednesday, indicating that the slow but steady recovery in lending was continuing. Hoping to revive borrowing and spending, the ECB has been easing policy for years, cutting rates deep into negative territory, offering ultra cheap loans and buying assets worth 80 billion euros per month.


  15. Bank lending to eurozone firms, households growsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Bank lending to firms and households in the eurozone picked up pace in June, data from the European Central Bank showed Wednesday. Lending to firms grew by 1.7% on the year in June after 1.6% in May. Lending to households also grew by 1.7% after 1.6% in the previous month.


  16. Outside the Box: Why currency wars will cause the world more financial painRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... in the value of the British pound. Subsequently, by early 2012 the European debt crisis forced the European Central Bank to cut rates and launch its own version of QE, weakening the euro. Meanwhile, as part of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic ...


  17. Bank Capital Fight Makes Japan, EU Allies Against U.S. ClampdownRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... to "speak with one voice" to influence decisions at Basel, where nine EU countries, as well as the European Central Bank, have seats at the table. The Basel Committee brings together regulators from nearly 30 countries, including Japan's FSA, the ...


  18. EU readies contingency plan for possible Monte Paschi wind downRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... Tuscan bank, which has one of the heaviest bad loan burdens in Italy, is hoping for approval from the European Central Bank before Friday for a plan it has submitted to sell off its bad debt. A senior Italian government official dismissed any ...


  19. UPDATE 1-Solid euro zone lending supports ECB's cautious stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Reuters

    Lending growth to euro zone companies and households picked up last month, suggesting the bloc's slow but steady economic recovery remains on track and easing pressure on the European Central Bank to boost monetary stimulus further. Pressure has been mounting on the ECB to provide further stimulus as Britain's decision to leave the European Union is expected to dent growth, but solid economic data since the referendum has supported the bank's cautious approach.


  20. Natwest warns of charging interest on current accounts - but what...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... axe to rates again - even taking them into negative territory. This is the case in Europe, where the European Central Bank has a rate of minus 0.4 per cent and the Swiss National Bank has a rate of minus 0.75 per cent. If we follow them, High Street ...