Sept 30 (Reuters) - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is set to push the ECB to buy junk-rated Greek and Cypriot bank loans, a move that may increase tensions between Germany and the bank, the Financial Times reported.
LONDON/ATHENS/FRANKFURT, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Greece has won an important concession from the European Central Bank ( ECB ) that could help its top four lenders pass a landmark review of the euro zone's banking sector, three sources familiar with the process told Reuters.
LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - European shares rose on Tuesday as a batch of weak inflation data increased the chances the European Central Bank will introduce new stimulus measures to boost the region's flagging economy.
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LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Euro zone shares rose on Tuesday as a batch of weak inflation data increased the chances the European Central Bank will introduce new stimulus measures to boost the...
from a year ago, down from 0.4% a month previous, putting the inflation rate below 1% for twelve straight months. The ECB 's target inflation rate is 2% and Mario Draghi has threatened to unleash more stimulus, perhaps QE, if inflation doesn
LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Investors' love affair with low-rated but high-yielding euro zone bonds is starting to wane, as political risks dent faith that the European Central Bank alone will be...
BUDAPEST/LJUBLJANA, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Stocks in Romania and other parts of southeastern Europe have outperformed Central European peers this year and stand to benefit most from a fresh inflow of capital if the European Central Bank starts to flood markets with cheap money.
currently halted from trade). Europe's up nearly 1% after a fall in inflation to a 5-year low boosts hope for QE by the ECB , and Hong Kong again led Asian declines, dropping 1.3% . The 10-year Treasury yield is up four basis points at 2.52
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone inflation slowed further in September on falling prices of unprocessed food and energy, a first estimate showed on Tuesday, sending the euro lower against the dollar on expectations of further European Central Bank policy easing.