European Central Bank President Mario Draghi signaled he’d rather use interest rates than the printing press to bolster growth as the debt crisis drags the euro-area economy toward recession.
Euro-area economic growth slowed to start the year, keeping pressure on the European Central Bank to act as soon as tomorrow to spur the fragile recovery and spark prices.
Mario Draghi sees reason to be ``optimistic” about the euro-area financial crisis now that he's committed the European Central Bank’s balance sheet to ending it.
Jens Weidmann might not be as defeated as it seems.
The Swiss franc’s rebound from a three-month low against the euro shows that even bank charges for deposits and a lull in Europe’s debt crisis can’t deter demand for the currency.
The European Central Bank left interest rates on hold as it gauges how big a threat Italy poses to the economic recovery.
The European Central Bank has to decide how big a threat Italy poses to Europe’s recovery.
German investor confidence unexpectedly rose to a three-year high in March, suggesting Europe’s largest economy will return to growth.
The French economy posted its best quarterly expansion since President Francois Hollande came to power in May 2012 as recovering consumer spending and exports lifted factory output.