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  1. Investors buy German debt at negative ratesRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    ... debt is considered ultra-safe, so security-minded investors are paying for safety. Expectation the European Central Bank will buy bonds has also driven yields down. And the yield is still a better alternative than the minus 0.2 percent that the ECB ...


  2. Fund managers see Fed raising rates next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Express India

    ... the survey, fund managers saw increasing exposure toward eurozone equities following a rate cut by the European Central Bank (ECB) at its September meeting. Investors expect a further cut in interest rates by the ECB and said it would start buying ...


  3. Fitch Warns That Europe Could Be Facing A 'Doom Loop'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... at hitting economies in the rest of the world too. The researchers are pretty negative about the European Central Bank coming to the rescue. Fitch says "its actions to date cannot be regarded as pre-emptive", and that a " The authors say the ...


  4. EU jobs summit postponed indefinitely: diplomatsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... inflation was at 0.4 percent in August, slightly higher than an original estimate which had pushed the European Central Bank to open the cash floodgates, but still way below the bank's target of 2.0 percent.


  5. Consumer price drop shows inflation short of fed goalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Finance and Commerce

    ... today showed the situation overseas was less dire than initially estimated, easing pressure on the European Central Bank after it took action to shield the region from the threat of a downward spiral in prices. Euro-area annual inflation was 0.4 ...


  6. US-based stock funds attract $1.2 bln after weeks of outflow -ICIRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Investors in U.S.-based mutual funds committed $1.2 billion to stock funds in the week ended Sept. 10 amid new stimulus measures from the European Central Bank, data from the Investment Company Institute showed on Wednesday.


  7. France's Societe Generale says it will lend 2 billion euros to small businessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The China Post

    French bank Societe Generale said Tuesday it was unblocking 2 billion euros in low-cost loans for small business as the European Central Bank began a program to boost lending amid struggling growth in the eurozone. Societe Generale said 2 billion euros in 3- to 5-year loans of between 10,000 and 1 million euros was available to small- and medium-sized businesses at advantageous interest rates of between 1.15 and 1.75 percent through the end of the year.


  8. Thomas L. Friedman: Take a deep breathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... . has "played the role of the central bank of Middle East stability," noted Mousavizadeh. "Just as the European Central Bank funding delays the day that France has to go through structural reforms, America's security umbrella,"


  9. Strong won fans export fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The South Korean won has remained one of the best performing currencies against the stronger U.S. dollar in terms of value since early June, when the European Central Bank announced a quantitative easing program, data showed Wednesday, spurring calls for measures to ease its appreciation to help local exporters. The dollar has steeply strengthened against the euro and other major currencies on strong U.S. economic data and the ECB's move to adopt a bond buying program to boost the flagging eurozone economy.


  10. The party has got out of handRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

    ... their ' tapering off ' programmea at least for now. Or, like their counterpart Mario Draghi at the European Central Bank, they could announce a new scheme of unspecified interventions. Then, the markets could surprise everyone. Instead of the higher ...


  11. Forget - Considerable Time,' Look At Fed's Long-Term Views - " BlackRockRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Barron's

    ... because they'll have a better idea of the Fed's plans. Rieder says the policy divergence between the European Central Bank, which recently lowered rates , and the Fed offers a window for the Fed to make policy changes, because the ultra-low rates in ...


  12. Banking inquiry group needs to get 'ducks in row'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Minister for Finance Michael Noonansaid he is not in a position to encourage Jean-Claude Trichet to attend the inquiry Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said there should be enough time to conduct the banking inquiry before the next General Election if the group carrying out the inquiry gets its ducks in a row. But he said he is not in a position to encourage the former president of the European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Trichet, to attend the inquiry.


  13. How to trade a surging U.S. dollarRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... into September, and may be headed higher. Fundamental factors supporting the dollar are moves by the European Central Bank and the U.S. Federal Reserve. The European Central Bank Governing Council recently voted to lower the benchmark interest rate ...


  14. Will Scots really vote for independence on Thursday?: Paul KrugmanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... pound would be in even worse shape than euro countries, which at least have some say in how the European Central Bank is run. I find it mind-boggling that Scotland would consider going down this path after all that has happened in the last few ...


  15. Eurozone's August annual inflation remains at record lowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... cheaper prices, halting the flow of money within the economy. In its last monetary policy meeting the European Central Bank unexpectedly cut its benchmark interest rate to 0.05 percent in a move to boost economic activity and ease deflationary ...


  16. French PM lauds ECB growth-support moves, says "much more" neededRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Wednesday welcomed European Central Bank efforts to shore up flagging economic growth in the euro zone but said far more needed to be done. "The ECB lived up to its responsibilities and took action to support growth but, as I said yesterday, much more needs to be done," Valls told France's lower house of parliament, adding that ECB chief Mario Draghi had signalled a readiness to take other steps if needed.


  17. Bank stress test results due October 26Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business World

    ... lagged behind US peers since the region's debt crisis struck. The results must be published before the European Central Bank becomes the euro zone's banking supervisor on Nov. 4. Banks will be given their results about 48 hours before publication, ...


  18. Swiss National Bank Preview: Negative Rates, or Wait and See?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... CHF1.20, under a policy it has maintained since 2011.) But in such a high-stakes week, and after the European Central Bank recently cut again, and since one SNB policymaker recently reiterated that negative rates are a possibility , you never know. ...


  19. European Bank Test Results To Be Announced October 26: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... region's debt crisis struck. The results must be published before the European Central Bank becomes the euro zone's banking supervisor on Nov. 4. Banks will be given their results about 48 hours before publication, to ...


  20. Ukraine's long shadow over the European economic recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... its downward path toward outright deflation. For that reason alone, one has to regret that the European Central Bank (ECB) remains reluctant to embrace a full-bodied policy of quantitative easing now to jump-start the European economy. By the time ...