[FRANKFURT] The euro zone economy is not showing any convincing sign of a rebound and a persistent downturn in manufacturing risked infecting the rest of the economy, European Central Bank...

IN HIS swan song address, European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi announced that the central bank would cut rates and boost quantitative easing (QE) or monetary easing.

[FRANKFURT] European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Thursday that the euro zone economy was in a period of "protracted" economic weakness, with inflation staying low and the balance...

CHRISTINE Lagarde may this week get a sense of things to come under her presidency of the European Central Bank (ECB), as her forerunner in the role encounters resistance to the final stimulus...

MARIO Draghi needs to go out with a bang if he's to renew a surge in bond prices that sent yields to unprecedented lows.

THE BOTTOM LINE

As the nominee to succeed European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi in November, Christine Lagarde may be hoping that her job will be somewhat easier than that of her predecessor.

CURRENCIES

THE dollar traded near two-week highs against the euro on Wednesday as investors waited to see whether the US Federal Reserve would sound as dovish on future interest rate cuts and stimulus as the...

THE European Central Bank (ECB) pushed back the timing of its first post-crisis interest rate hike again on Thursday and said it would continue paying banks for lending in its latest effort to...

COMMENTARY

THE European Central Bank faced a torrid start to the year, as critics said it was not providing enough stimulus to a slowing euro-zone economy. In retrospect policy makers may have got it just...

[FRANKFURT] The euro-area economy still needs significant monetary-policy support to counter external risks that are weighing down growth and inflation, according to European Central Bank...