IN THE year since US President Donald Trump escalated America's trade war with China, policymakers and financial markets have been obsessed with the dangers to both countries' economies. Yet the...

THE risk of a property bubble in the eurozone surged last year as ultra-low interest rates helped drive up house prices.

THE risks to growth for the five biggest economies in the world are expected to be tilted to the downside, with the United States and the eurozone likely to be in recession by 2022, according to a...

[FRANKFURT AM MAIN] The European Central Bank is widely expected Thursday to lower negative interest rates even further, and possibly bring back its multi-billion-euro quantitative easing...

AT the end of 2018, policy-makers were still assessing the immediate effects of US President Donald Trump's trade wars. The US Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank (ECB) both believed...

THE BOTTOM LINE

WITH the main European Union (EU) institutions preparing for a change of leadership this autumn, now is a good time to reflect on the EU's priorities for the coming years.

THERE was "broad agreement" among European Central Bank (ECB) governors at their June meeting that further stimulus might be needed to keep growth and inflation on track, a record showed on...

COMMENTARY

THE choice of Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and a former French finance minister, to succeed Mario Draghi as president of the European Central...

[ZAGREB] Croatia launched Thursday a bid to join Europe's Exchange Rate Mechanism II, the two-year waiting room for eurozone candidates which pegs their currencies to the euro, the national bank...

GERMAN government bond yields rose from all-time lows on Thursday on mounting optimism for a resolution of the US-China trade war, prompting investors to sell safe-haven assets.