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Balazs Koranyi

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

Feb 08 2019

FRANKFURT A key euro zone banking supervision role is set to go unfilled for an indefinite time after ECB chief Mario Draghi failed to pick a successor in an unprecedented impasse at the crucial euro zone institution, sources familiar with the matter said.

Draghi's long farewell may delay ECB guidance move: sources

Feb 05 2019

FRANKFURT Some European Central Bank policymakers are reluctant to alter their guidance on interest rates as a move could tie the hands of the bank's next president many months before an appointment is even made, four sources close to the matter said.

As dismal data flows, ECB policymakers promise caution

Jan 25 2019

PARIS/FRANKFURT European Central Bank policymakers promised on Friday to tread carefully in removing stimulus any further, just as two fresh surveys pointed to an even bigger-than-projected slowdown in the euro zone's growth.

ECB's Draghi warns of weaker growth ahead

Jan 24 2019

FRANKFURT European Central Bank President Mario Draghi acknowledged on Thursday that economic growth in the euro zone was likely to be weaker than earlier expected due to the fall-out from factors ranging from China's slowdown to Brexit | Video

ECB to acknowledge weak growth but keep policy unchanged

Jan 23 2019

FRANKFURT, Jan 24 The European Central Bank is all but certain to keep policy unchanged on Thursday but may acknowledge a sharp slowdown in growth, raising the prospect that any further policy normalisation could be delayed.

ECB ends crisis-fighting bond buys but eyes increasing risks

Dec 13 2018

FRANKFURT The European Central Bank formally ended its 2.6 trillion euro crisis-fighting bond purchase scheme on Thursday but promised to keep feeding stimulus for years into an economy struggling with an unexpected slowdown and political turmoil. | Video

ECB worries multiply even as money-printing presses stop

Dec 12 2018

FRANKFURT The European Central Bank is all but certain to formally end its lavish bond purchase scheme on Thursday but will take an increasingly dim view on growth, raising the odds that its next step in removing stimulus will be delayed.

ECB worries multiply even as money-printing presses stop

Dec 12 2018

FRANKFURT, Dec 13 The European Central Bank is all but certain to formally end its lavish bond purchase scheme on Thursday but will take an increasingly dim view on growth, raising the odds that its next step in removing stimulus will be delayed.

As growth risks recede, ECB should move toward the exit: Vasiliauskas

Dec 05 2018

FRANKFURT Growth risks for the euro zone receded in recent weeks, so the European Central Bank should not backtrack on its plans to dial back stimulus, Governing Council member Vitas Vasiliauskas said.

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