Tag Archives: Ecb

Europe’s Plan A

Europe’s politicians nowadays are desperately looking for someone to blame for the euro crisis. Germany blames France, and vice versa. Even lawyers are getting into the act, trying to identify legal responsibility

Merkel defends ECB after German outcry

ECB President Mario Draghi unveiled plans on Thursday for potentially unlimited purchases of bonds of up to three years maturity issued by countries that request a European bailout and fulfill strict domestic

Dollar gains as ECB meeting looms

The US dollar strengthened Tuesday despite the release of glum manufacturing data as traders geared up for the possibility of more easing this week by the European Central Bank. The euro came