[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank reaffirmed its ultra-easy policy stance on Thursday, promising to keep rates steady until after the end of bond buys and maintaining a pledge to increase the...

[LONDON] Weakness in bank stocks dragged European shares to a downbeat open on Thursday as financial sectors caught the cold from US and Asian trading which suffered from a less hawkish than expected...

[COPENHAGEN] The world's major central banks may be looking at the exit, but the country with the longest history of negative rates isn't...

[HONG KONG] Asian borrowers have turned to US dollar bonds like never before this year, and 2018 is shaping up to be little different - unless the world's key central banks flub their stimulus...

[LONDON] The European Central Bank (ECB) policy could have ended its year with a non-event on Thursday, merely filling in the gaps left after October's decision to curb quantitative easing from...

[LONDON] The premium investors demand for holding Italian bonds over their German peers fell towards its lowest in more than a year on Tuesday, a day after data showed ECB bond buying continues to...

[FRANKFURT] Eurozone inflation rose less then expected in November, indicating that price growth remains weak and reinforcing European Central Bank expectations for a dip around the turn of the year.

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank is sticking to the substance of its plan to toughen bad-loan rules for euro-area banks, while making some adjustments in response to a barrage of criticism from...

[FRANKFURT] European Central Bank (ECB) policy maker Benoit Coeure said he expects policy makers to change their guidance on monetary policy next year, focusing on interest rates more than bond...

[FRANKFURT] The euro-area economy is seeing the most broad-based expansion in its two-decade history, but price growth is still far from where the European Central Bank would like to see it.