[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund strongly supports the European Central Bank's recent proposal to increase provision requirements for new non-performing loans, IMF European...

[LUXEMBOURG] The European Central Bank is concerned about the use of virtual currencies because it is unclear who the issuer is and who guarantees them, ECB Executive Board member Yves Mersch said on...

[FRANKFURT] European Central Bank officials are considering cutting their monthly bond buying by at least half starting in January and keeping their program active for at least nine months, according...

[FRANKFURT] European Central Bank policy makers kicked off their debate about next year's monetary stimulus by focusing on how to balance the size and duration of monthly asset purchases...

[VIENNA] The European Central Bank is likely to slow its asset purchases gently at the start of next year, policymaker Ewald Nowotny said in remarks published on Thursday, weeks before the ECB meets...

[ATHENS] The European Central Bank (ECB) lowered the cap on emergency liquidity assistance (ELA) Greek banks draw from the domestic central bank by one billion euros (S$1.6 billion) to 32.6 billion...

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank plans to toughen rules on how eurozone banks deal with the mountain of bad loans still burdening the sector, officials said Wednesday.

[ROME] The European Central Bank plans to ask eurozone banks to set aside enough cash to cover 100 per cent of their non-performing loans over the next several years, a draft document of its new...

[LONDON] Inflation in the euro area failed to pick up in September and underlying price growth weakened, keeping the European Central Bank waiting for the last chapter in the story of the region...

[ATHENS] Greece's economy is recovering after a deep recession and growth is set to pick up in the next two years, the head of its central bank said on Thursday, urging a speedy conclusion of a...