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What the European Central Bank Is Planning for Asset Purchases
The ECB (European Central Bank) made no changes to its APP (asset purchase program) at its April meeting, maintaining that its purchase rate of 30 billion euros in debt securities per month will continue until the end of September 2018 or beyond if necessary.
Is the European Central Bank Preparing for Policy Normalization?
At its April policy meeting yesterday, the European Central Bank left policy measures unchanged.
Analyzing the European Central Bank’s October Statement
The reduction to the ECB’s bond-buying program will likely have a mixed impact on the bond markets of countries in the European Union.
Why the ECB Isn’t Worried about the Appreciating Euro
In the ECB’s (European Central Bank) October policy meeting, the ECB didn’t explicitly talk about the appreciating euro.
Update from the European Central Bank’s October Policy Statement
In the ECB’s (European Central Bank) October policy meeting, its laid out its plans for the QE (quantitative easing) program.
How ECB Tapering Could Impact European Bond Markets
The European bond market’s reaction to the ECB’s (European Central Bank) September 7 statement has so far been positive.
Can the ECB Stop the Appreciating Euro?
In its September 7 policy meeting, the ECB (European Central Bank) said that currency appreciation or depreciation is not part of its current mandate.
Why Some Are Wondering if the European Central Bank Is Getting Ready for an Exit
In its September 7 policy meeting, the ECB (European Central Bank) left its policy measures unchanged, leaving interest rates at 0%.
Will ECB’s Tightening Lead to Bond Market Sell-Off?
If the European economy continues to improve at the current pace, the QE program could be scaled down to 40.0 billion euros per month.
Confused Markets: Inside the ECB’s Struggle amid Miscommunication
The ECB (European Central Bank) in its recent monetary policy meeting on June 8 left its main refinancing rate at 0% and the interest rate at 0.25%.
Why the ECB Closed the Door on Further Rate Cuts
The ECB (European Central Bank) left interest rates unchanged at 0% in the rate-setting meeting that was held on Thursday, June 8.
Will the European Central Bank Yield to Market Pressure?
Political risks in Europe subsided after the French elections, but the ECB is still facing Brexit negotiations and the German elections in September.
How Are Bond Traders Reacting to the Latest US Jobs Report?
Bond yields have slipped on the latest US non-farm payroll data but also on the reduced probability of 2017 interest rate hikes by the Fed.
Will France’s Election Outcome Pressure the ECB?
The European Central Bank (or ECB) likely let out a huge sigh of relief after Emmanuel Macron emerged victorious in the second round of the French elections.
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Germany’s Economic Growth and the Role of Rising Inflation
Germany’s expected rise in inflation is concerning as the cost of borrowing has increased across Europe—and this amid all the political uncertainty.