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  1. 3 Innovative New Ways to Trade ForexRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Learn Bonds

    ... short-term market trends. For example, buying a 5-minute binary option on the EUR/USD just after the European Central Bank has announced new measures to boost the Eurozone's economy would be a great way to benefit from a strengthening Euro on a ...

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  2. Central bank independence is losing its lustreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Financial Times

    ... securing price stability and moderating long-term interest rates. The primary mandate of the European Central Bank is to achieve price stability, while the Bank of England targets a headline rate of inflation. We should remember that central bank ...

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  3. Merkel says weak euro is beyond her controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... said the euro's exchange rate does contribute to Germany's trade surplus, though that's because the European Central Bank needs to set monetary policy that responds to disparate economic performances across 19 nations. The euro reached a 14-year low ...

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  4. Pence offers reassurance to Europe in Munich speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... National Trade Council, blasting Germany for benefiting from a "grossly undervalued" single currency. European Central Bank policy isn't oriented toward robust growth in the region's largest economy, but "to nations from Portugal to Slovenia or ...

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  5. At the open: TSX retreats as financials, energy fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Globe and Mail

    ... and Italy have seen theirs fall for the first week in five, helped by some soothing noises from the European Central Bank. Gold was set for its third week of gains as political uncertainty spurred demand for the safe haven precious metal. It was ...

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  6. ECB Officials Stump for the EURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Wall Street Journal

    European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi's meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Thursday was only the latest turn in an exceptional round of election-year politicking by top ECB officials.

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  7. Trump's truths about EuropeRead the original story

    Saturday | The purple scorpion

    ... all. Berlin has no power to address this "problem" because monetary policy is set by the independent European Central Bank (ECB) . What a shame. How sad. And what do you know, the ECB tailors its policy to the euro economies that are weaker than ...

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  8. UPDATE 1-Merkel suggests euro is too low for GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Reuters

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel suggested on Saturday that the euro was too low for Germany but made clear that Berlin had no power to address this "problem" because monetary policy was set by the independent European Central Bank. Merkel made her remarks at the Munich Security Conference as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence looked on.

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  9. US reassures Europe on Nato and Russia, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | EUobserver

    ... it would surely have a different value than the euro does at the moment," she said, referring to the European Central Bank (ECB), which sets the euro's monetary policy. Pence's remarks on Nato and Russia come after a series of similar statements in ...

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  10. Pence Offers Europe Reassurances as Merkel Shows Divide PersistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bloomberg

    ... National Trade Council, blasting Germany for benefiting from a "grossly undervalued" single currency. European Central Bank policy isn't oriented toward robust growth in the region's largest economy, but "to nations from Portugal to Slovenia or ...

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  11. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says there is a 'problem' with the value of the euroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Munich: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that there was a "problem" with the value of the euro because the European Central Bank was tailoring its policies to weaker members of the euro zone and not strictly to Germany. "We have at the moment in the euro zone of course a problem with the value of the euro," Merkel told the Munich Security Conference in an unusual foray into currency policy.

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  12. The US dollar is becoming a problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... it sees three rate hikes this year Moreover, central banks around the world, in particular, the European Central Bank and Bank of Japan, continue to pursue quantitative easing strategies and more accommodative monetary policies. They print money to ...

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  13. French Left Pushes for Single Presidential Bid Despite EU SplitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bloomberg

    ... Melenchon wants to create millions of jobs by diverting 100 billion euros ($106.3 billion) from the European Central Bank; Hamon seeks a new EU-wide investment plan - French debt: Melenchon wants to erase French government debt as "no state debt in ...

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  14. Trump could be good news for investors: DBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The China Post

    ... policy could negatively impact the U.S. economy. Looking further abroad, he said that while the European Central Bank had implemented various policies to support markets across the continent as well as the euro, the political climate of Europe ...

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  15. High stakes for EFSF bond saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    ... EFSF and ESM have benefited from favourable market conditions in recent times, buoyed by the European Central Bank public sector purchase programme and a benign backdrop for eurozone sovereigns. However, escalating concerns around Greece and the ...

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  16. UPDATE 2-Vicenza leans on state guarantee to sell senior bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    ... lender can retain the remaining half for repo purposes, though only with other banks and not with the European Central Bank. There are few recent precedents for this type of trade, though government guaranteed securities were common in the wake of ...

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  17. The Future Of The Euro Under A Populist WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Seeking Alpha

    ... follow common economic and fiscal policies. Monetary policy decisions are taken by the independent European Central Bank, also known as the ECB. The initial formation of Eurozone has drawn criticism by many. One of the Euro's critics is Joseph ...

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  18. Gold ETFs Gain From Currency Pain as Investors Seek HavenRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | The Washington Post

    ... depreciated" the yen, Pimco's Fels said in a December blog posting. The euro tumbled after the European Central Bank decided in December to increase the pool of bonds eligible for quantitative easing, including those with yields below its deposit ...

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  19. UPDATE 1-Italian bond yields set for first weekly fall in fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 17 Italy's benchmark government bond yield was set for its first weekly fall for over a month on Friday as investors pushed back their expectations for elections and tipped the country to benefit more from central bank debt purchases. While the country's benchmark 10-year yield edged up slightly on the day, it remained near a three-week low struck Thursday after the European Central Bank kept the door open to changing the proportion of bonds it buys from each country.

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  20. Gold's rally should continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | MoneyWeek

    ... the eurozone remains extremely fragile. The ongoing Greek crisis and the upcoming elections mean that European Central Bank governor Mario Draghi knows he has little room for error. Even if Germany's Angela Merkel is re-elected in the autumn (which ...

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