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  1. How to invest in Europe's dead-cat bounceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | MarketWatch

    ... that will get rocket boosters this month with the long-awaited launch of quantitative easing by the European Central Bank. In fact, it is only a dead-cat bounce. All the long-term structural issues within Europe remain as serious as ever. But a ...

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  2. AP survey: Cheap oil and lower interest rates are brightening outlook for global economyRead the original story

    5 min ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... when a looming war in Ukraine, the rise of the Islamic State terror group and a reluctance by the European Central Bank to expand its stimulus efforts led analysts to downgrade their view of the global economy. Weaker growth in China has also hurt ...

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  3. ECB: Governing Council meets in Cyprus as QE gets underwayRead the original story

    31 min ago | The Financial Mirror

    Following the decision of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank to hold two meetings each year outside the Frankfurt headquarters, the ECB Governing Council meeting on March 4 and 5 will take place in Nicosia, hosted by the Central Bank of Cyprus. The meeting is important as it takes place as the ECB introduces its quantitative easing programme this month to supply liquidity into the markets, thus helping to prop up the stagnant EU economy.

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  4. Euro zone data starting to surprise on the upsideRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Reuters

    A day before the European Central Bank's monthly meeting, service sector PMI surveys for euro zone countries will be scrutinized to see if they add to a developing trend of above-forecast economic data. Since the turn of the year, European data has generally surprised on the upside with Germany leading the way.

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  5. Em Asia FX-Rupee hits 1-month high after surprise India rate cut; Asia FX flatRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... unexpected rate cut, while emerging Asian currencies barely moved ahead of U.S. economic data and a European Central Bank meeting later this week. The Reserve Bank of India lowered its policy repo rate by 25 basis points to 7.5 percent, its second ...

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  6. Asia markets mostly lower after Wall St lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Australian

    Asia markets mostly fell Wednesday following a retreat on Wall Street fuelled by profit-taking, with Tokyo hit by a stronger yen and Sydney dipping after data showed Australia's economy grew slower than expected last year. With few trading cues investors are keeping a watch on the start of China's annual parliament meeting Thursday as well as European Central Bank details on its new bond-purchase scheme.

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  7. FOREX-Dollar clings near 11-year high ahead of U.S. data, ECBRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    The dollar held firm near an 11-year high versus a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, as investors awaited U.S. economic data and a European Central Bank meeting later this week for fresh clues on policy direction. The dollar index edged up 0.1 percent to 95.451 .

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  8. Asian shares drift lower as caution prevailsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... stock average fell 0.8 percent. The euro inched up against the dollar to $1.1180, a day ahead of a European Central Bank meeting, at which policymakers are expected to announce additional details about the bank's 1.1 trillion euro ($1.23 trillion) ...

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  9. Asia markets lower on economic dataRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BBC News

    Asian markets headed lower on Wednesday as investors became cautious ahead of central bank meetings and economic data this week. Investors awaited more details from the European Central Bank about its $1.23tn bond-buying program expected to be announced at its Friday meeting.

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  10. European Central Bank's Bond Buying Plan Is 'Promoting...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | International Business Times

    The bond buying initiative by the European Central Bank that is aimed at stimulating the economy may come with risks, according to a report. The ECB had announced in January that the bank will be buying assets with a a 60 billion a month budget for the plan.

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  11. Global Markets-Asian shares drift lower as caution prevailsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... stock average fell 0.8 percent. The euro inched up against the dollar to $1.1180, a day ahead of a European Central Bank meeting, at which policymakers are expected to announce additional details about the bank's 1.1 trillion euro ($1.23 trillion) ...

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  12. FOREX-Dollar hovers below 11-year high ahead of data, ECBRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    The dollar hovered below an 11-year high versus a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, as investors awaited U.S. economic data and a European Central Bank meeting later this week for fresh direction clues. The dollar index last stood at 95.355 , having backed off slightly from Tuesday's high of 95.570, its strongest level since September 2003.

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  13. Europe mulls third Greek bailoutRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... creditors, even if not in the current 'troika' format of the EU, International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank. Talk of a new programme of 10 billion euros has circulated since last year. But it gathered pace in recent days, with Germany's ...

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  14. Athens in talks with Brussels on reforms for cashRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... with representatives of the institutions formerly known as the troika (the European Commission, European Central Bank and International Monetary Fund), ahead of MondayA's Eurogroup meeting during which Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis will present ...

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  15. Greece Faces Cash Crunch as IMF Payments Come DueRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | NACD

    ... paying its bills before the end of this month. Meanwhile, MarketWatch (March 2, Marsh) states that the European Central Bank is under mounting pressure to "carry out a new feat of creative accounting to meet Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis' ...

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  16. China's interest rate cuts fail to spur economyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    A bank clerk stacks up renminbi banknotes at a bank in Hefei in central China''s Anhui province in this file photo. BENGALURU/SHANGHAI/SYDNEY - Global stimulus is swelling, with China cutting interest rates ahead of disappointing factory data and the European Central Bank set to start government bond purchases, but the lift received by the economy has so far been modest.

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  17. Global Markets-U.S. stocks retreat from record highs, dollar dipsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... yen The euro firmed against the dollar but weakened versus the yen before details on Thursday from the European Central Bank on its 1.1 trillion euro bond-purchase program. It was down 0.1 percent at $1.11740 and 0.42 percent lower at 133.750 yen. ...

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  18. FOREX-Dollar pulls back from 11-year peak ahead of ECB, jobs dataRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    The dollar touched an 11-year high against a composite of major currencies on Tuesday but gave up those gains ahead of major U.S. economic reports and the coming European Central Bank meeting later this week. The dollar index has gained 5.7 percent since the beginning of 2015, helped by the U.S. economy's better performance against other major world economic regions and relatively higher U.S. interest rates.

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  19. ECB funding to Greek banks rose 47 percent in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | EKathimerini

    European Central Bank funding to Greek banks rose 47 percent in January from a month earlier, Greek central bank data showed on Tuesday, as deposit flight squeezed liquidity and forced the countryA's lenders to increase their borrowing from the ECB. ECB lending to Greek banks against collateral rose to 82.24 billion euros in January from 56.04 billion euros in December.

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  20. Talk of third Greek bailout gains ground in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... creditors, even if not in the current 'troika' format of the EU, International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank. Talk of a new programme of 10 billion euros has circulated since last year. But it gathered pace in recent days, with Germany's ...

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