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19 hrs ago | Bloomberg
The country's debt rallied in the first quarter on expectations the euro area is recovering from the financial crisis, bringing Italy along with it.
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Yesterday | Reuters
An extraordinary board meeting was called for Friday after the bank said earlier this week it was evaluating how much capital it needs in light of the asset review to be conducted by the European Central Bank and after discussions with the Bank of Italy.
Yesterday | MarketWatch
The dollar fell against the euro Thursday as investors weighed the prospects of additional stimulus from the European Central Bank with guesses on when the Federal Reserve could begin raising rates.
Deflation is a threat that needs to be taken seriously, says John Makin, a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute.
Credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service raised on Wednesday its outlook for Austrian bank BAWAG PSK's long-term debt to 'positive' and affirmed its 'Baa2' rating, citing high probability that Austria would again support the bank if needed.
Banca Popolare di Milano said on Wednesday rejection of corporate governance reforms by its shareholders over the weekend would not delay plans it has for a capital increase of 500 million euros .
Many of the factors driving the euro exchange rate to levels that have set off alarm bells at the European Central Bank are unlikely to go away on their own, part of the reason the bank has been threatening action.
The European Parliament approved on Tuesday the last elements of a new set of rules to prevent failing banks from ever again driving EU member states into bankruptcy.
The dollar held firm in Asia on Tuesday after solid retail sales data boosted confidence in the US economy while tensions in Ukraine and speculation over more European Central Bank monetary easing weighed on the euro.
The stock bulls got a nice fundamental trifecta Monday with good news on the economic, central bank, and geopolitical fronts.
"The world's top financial officials stepped up warnings about low inflation during weekend meetings of the International Monetary Fund, calling for action to combat downward price pressure that threaten consumption and stymie debt reduction."
European Central Bank funding to Greek banks fell further in March, according to figures released by the Bank of Greece on Monday.
"A strengthening of the exchange rate requires further monetary stimulus. That is an important dimension for our price stability," the European Central Bank president said at a news conference Saturday.
European Central Bank and European Union regulators will hold conference calls this week to agree on scenarios to test lendersA' resilience to falling economic output, slumping asset prices and rising interest rates, according to two people with knowledge of the talks.
The euro rose against the yen, after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi said further euro appreciation would trigger stimulus.