DUBLIN, April 30 (Reuters) - Ireland was in such a perilous position in 2010 that it had no choice but to seek an international aid programme, former European Central Bank head Jean - Claude Trichet said on Wednesday, defending his role in the bailout.
DUBLIN, April 21 (Reuters) - Irish lawmakers will question former European Central Bank (ECB) governor Jean - Claude Trichet and the executives at the helm of Ireland's banks when they imploded, as a parliamentary inquiry enters its most politically-sensitive stage.
supervisors to make a long-term commitment to building and sustaining closer, trust-based relations..... Jean - Claude Trichet , G30 Chairman and former President of the European Central Bank, stated: “We propose a new paradigm between
regard to the eurozone is the European Central Bank has changed its philosophy meaningfully, with the exit of Jean - Claude Trichet and with Mario Draghi coming on the scene. The European Central Bank has looked a lot more like the Fed. That
to some degree, halting and fitful – of Eurozone leaders to the turmoil. German Chancellor Angela Merkel; Jean - Claude Trichet , former President of the European Central Bank (ECB); and Mario Draghi, current President of the ECB, have been widely
be no new funds injected, or zero net new liquidity. This is exactly what happened under former ECB President Jean - Claude Trichet ’s Securities Markets Program, an earlier bond purchase program, and it caused the recessions in the periphery
economic integration, specifically in Europe. In a speech at Jackson Hole in August 2011, former ECB President Jean - Claude Trichet discussed the economic differences between the U.S. and Europe. His presentation showed that aggregate inflation
Monetary Union in 1989 with a three stage plan that led to the irrevocable fixing of exchange rates ten years later. Jean - Claude Trichet hinted at the vision of fiscal union in his Charlemagne Speech in Aachen earlier this year. Markets need orientation
PAGEBREAK> European Central Bank President Jean Claude Trichet recently refined the discussion, asking rhetorically ..... more German. European Central Bank President Jean - Claude Trichet recently alluded to this concept that I referred
between the French and the Germans, particularly at the ECB. It seems J ü rgen Stark wanted to resign while [ Jean - Claude ] Trichet [the ECB's outgoing president and former French civil servant] was still in power, and that Trichet apparently