European Central Bank

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Published 08/02/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A key euro zone banking supervision role is set to go unfilled for an indefinite time after ECB chief Mario Draghi failed [more…]

Swedish central bank eyes global uncertainty as it mulls further…

Swedish central bank eyes global uncertainty as it mulls further…

Published 09/01/2019

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Uncertainties about the global economy mean Sweden’s central bank needs to move cautiously in tightening policy after its first hike in more [more…]

German government accepts court ruling on Brexit, regrets looming…

German government accepts court ruling on Brexit, regrets looming…

Published 10/12/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government accepts a ruling by the European Union’s top court that the United Kingdom can unilaterally revoke its divorce notice, [more…]

EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

Published 15/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone banks which issued large amounts of loss-absorbing debt under English law could have more time to meet requirements after Britain [more…]

Merkel calls for stable euro zone budgets in warning shot to Italy

Merkel calls for stable euro zone budgets in warning shot to Italy

Published 17/10/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Euro zone countries must each ensure their budgets are stable and economies competitive, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said ahead of a European [more…]

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Published 08/10/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investor morale in the euro zone fell more than expected in October, a survey showed on Monday, as concerns about Italy’s fiscal [more…]

ECB’s Draghi sees ‘muted’ impact to euro zone from Brexit

ECB’s Draghi sees ‘muted’ impact to euro zone from Brexit

Published 24/09/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Central Bank sees a muted impact from Brexit on the euro zone’s economy and financial markets, with the clearing of [more…]

U.S. bond market recession signal not far away, strategists say:…

U.S. bond market recession signal not far away, strategists say:…

Published 21/09/2018

BENGALURU (Reuters) - Short-dated U.S. Treasury yields will rise above longer maturities — a reliable forecaster of recessions — within two years and possibly in [more…]