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Draghi seen hitting ECB asset target despite some policymakers' QE qualms

60% of economists in Bloomberg survey say the ECB president will succeed

Resistance to recent loosening of policy by Mr Draghi (above) has come primarily from Germany. Bundesbank's Mr Weidmann has repeatedly warned of the risks of large-scale asset purchases.


MARIO Draghi will succeed in boosting the European Central Bank's (ECB) balance sheet back towards US$3.75 trillion, though he'll have to override some policymakers' qualms on quantitative easing (QE) to do so.

That's the majority view of economists in Bloomberg's monthly...

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