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: Bitcoin and its ‘funny business’ should be regulated globally, says European Central Bank chief

The head of the ECB called for the global regulation of bitcoin on Wednesday, saying that multilateral action was needed to stop “funny business” and money laundering......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2021

We need to act, ECB"s Lagarde tells feuding EU on coronavirus rescue: sources

European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde urged wrangling EU leaders to act more decisively to cushion the economic hit of the coronavirus pandemic, three sources familiar with the matter said on Friday, as the bloc feuds over how far to go......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2020

Volkswagen urges ECB to buy short-term debt to stabilize markets: FT

Volkswagen's chief financial officer called on the European Central Bank (ECB) to accelerate purchases of short-term debt, the Financial Times reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2020

With latest moves, Fed becomes creditor in chief for U.S. business

In undertaking what will undoubtedly be its largest rescue effort ever, the Federal Reserve on Monday announced programs that represent a never-before-seen intervention by the central bank into the heart of the "real" American economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 23rd, 2020

ECB"s Lane says central bank could cut rates in future, will ensure spreads don"t hurt policy transmission

In a blog post after the poorly-received European Central Bank decision, ECB Chief Economist .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2020

Too early for the ECB to contemplate coronavirus response: Makhlouf

It is too early for the European Central Bank to assess whether it needs to respond to the coronavirus epidemic with policy, even if the epidemic presents a risk to growth, Irish central bank chief Gabriel Makhlouf said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2020

ECB chief Christine Lagarde speaks of a new order in the world economy in debut speech

The global economy is experiencing a shift, driven mainly by emerging markets, European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 22nd, 2019

ECB chief speaks of new order in world economy

The global economy is experiencing a shift, driven mainly by emerging markets, European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 22nd, 2019

Singapore Proposes Allowing Bitcoin, Ether Derivatives Trading on Approved Exchanges

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the city-state's de facto central bank, may soon allow cryptocurrency-based derivatives to be traded on regulated platforms......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 20th, 2019

DWS sees one-in-four chance ECB will hike rates next year

There is a one-in-four chance that European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde will deliver an interest rate hike in her first year in office, German asset management firm DWS predicted on Tuesday, adding the risk of a global recession was very low......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 6th, 2019

DWS: One-in-four chance ECB will hike rates next year

There is a one-in-four chance that European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde will deliver an interest rate hike in her first year in office, German asset management firm DWS predicted on Tuesday, adding the risk of a global recession was very low......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 5th, 2019

ECB governor accused of bribery in Latvia corruption trial

Latvia's central bank chief, who led the former Soviet republic into the euro, appeared in court on Monday accused of bribery in the first corruption trial of a European Central Bank governor......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 4th, 2019

ECB denies report it is pressing Deutsche Bank"s CEO to split role

The European Central Bank denied on Monday a report in the Financial Times that it is putting pressure on Deutsche Bank's Christian Sewing to give up his dual role as chief executive and investment bank head......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 4th, 2019

Bitcoin & The Denationalization Of Money

Bitcoin & The Denationalization Of Money Authored by Ralph Fucetola via The Mises Institute, “The modern central bank business model is being disrupted” claims Saif.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 30th, 2019

Draghi defends legacy as ECB keeps money taps on

Outgoing European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi took his last policy meeting on Thursday. Critics says his eight-year tenure closes in exactly the same place he started: trying to prop up a perpetually ailing currency bloc. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 24th, 2019

Stocks rise, euro bows for Draghi"s farewell

Europe's traders were sending European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi off in style on Thursday, raising the region's stocks to their highest in more than a year and nudging the euro toward its best month since January 2018......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2019

Stocks rise, euro holds gains before Draghi"s farewell

Europe's traders were sending European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi off in style on Thursday, raising the region's stocks to their highest in more than a year and nudging the euro towards its best month since January 2018......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2019

Dollar takes a dive, euro catapulted higher as U.S.-China talks start

A dive in the dollar catapulted the euro higher and flattened stocks on Thursday as the first U.S.-China trade talks since July and a report accusing the European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi of going rogue jostled for attention......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2019

ECB"s Lane plays down divisions after top skeptic quits board

The European Central Bank's chief economist Philip Lane played down divisions at the institution on Friday after the shock resignation of a fellow board member earlier in the week in contrast with the ECB's ultra-aggressive stimulus policy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2019

Draghi ties Lagarde"s hands with promise of indefinite stimulus

European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi pledged indefinite stimulus on Thursday to revive an ailing euro zone economy, tying the hands of his successor for years to come and sparking an immediate conflict with U.S. President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2019

Lagarde says negative rates have helped Europe more than they’ve hurt

The next head of the European Central Bank, Christine Lagarde, appears to be as much of a fan of negative interest rates as the current chief, Mario Draghi......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2019