[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank on Tuesday urged banks to refrain from paying dividends or offering bonuses until January 1, 2021, in order to ensure lenders have sufficient buffers to...

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank is set to grant euro zone banks further relief from its capital requirements and renew a recommendation not to pay dividends amid a severe recession, ECB...

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THE US dollar strengthened on Thursday as investors focused on poor Chinese retail sales instead of its stronger than expected economic growth in Q2, with the focus now shifting to a European...

THE European Central Bank defended its huge pandemic stimulus package on Thursday and said it expected to have to use the full amount of planned debt purchases to help the eurozone stay afloat...

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank left policy unchanged on Thursday, pausing after taking a series of unprecedented measures over the past four months to salvage an economy that is fighting...

[FRANKFURT] Taking a pause after a series of extraordinary moves, the European Central Bank is all but certain to keep policy on hold on Thursday, scrutinizing instead the effectiveness and any...

[FRANKFURT AM MAIN] Germany's parliament is expected to put to bed on Thursday fears that the country's powerful central bank could be barred from participating in a crucial eurozone-wide bond-...

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank (ECB) is lowering the bar for bank mergers in the euro zone, hoping to encourage an elusive wave of consolidation in a sector plagued by low profits and...

[FRANKFURT] European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde said the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic will be "restrained" and will change parts of the economy permanently.

[FRANKFURT] The European Central Bank will offer euro loans against collateral to central bank outside the euro area to backstop funding markets amid the coronavirus pandemic, it said on Thursday...