Tag Archives: Mario Draghi

Breaking News: ECB Extends QE, but Cuts Down Size

8 December 2016 (7:45 AM) The European Central Bank has left its interest rates unchanged at 0.00%. As was widely expected, the central bank has also extended its bond purchase program (QE) till December 2017, which was to end in … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Volatile after the ECB’s Policy Declarations

Sep 3, 2015, (9:26AM EDT) The European Central Bank declared its monthly monetary policy and the ECB President Mario Draghi made some comments about more stimulus which brought some earthquake like jolts to euro in currency markets and some steroid … Continue reading

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ECB to “reassess” QE early next year, markets drop!!!

Dec 4, 2014, (8:45AM EST) Breaking news: U.S. stock futures and European markets, especially DAX have dropped from their earlier high levels on the ECB Presidetn Mario Draghi’s statement that the central bank will “reassess” its stimulus program “early next … Continue reading

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Breaking News: ECB Cuts down interest rates

Sep 4, 2014,  (9:01 AM EDT) Summary of the ECB’s monetary policy today: The European Central Bank unexpectedly cut down its benchmark interest rates, which nobody had seen coming. The ECB president, Mario Draghi, once again said that the central bank … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Volatile after upbeat jobs data, ECB

Apr 3, 2014, (Update: 9:32AM EDT) Dow Jones has made new highs but Nasdaq futures have already touched the red line for a brief moment. Watch out this index. Russel 2000 futures are also trading negative. Keep an eye on this … Continue reading

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Breaking news: ECB leaves interest rates unchanged

Sep 5, 2013, (Update:8:35 AM EDT) Latest: Jobless claims fall– the Dollar index gains; Gold, euro fall. The ECB president Mario Draghi says, interest rates to remain low as long as needed- European indexes gain. (Earlier: 7:45AM EDT) Breaking news: … Continue reading

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European markets: Waiting for ECB’s outlook

Thu, Jul 4, 2013, (update: 7:49AM EDT) Breaking news: The ECB leaves interest rates unchanged. Now, wait for the ECB president Mario Draghi’s press conference at 8.30 AM EDT. Earlier: (7:31AM EDT) And while you are waiting, here is how markets … Continue reading

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BoE leaves rates unchanged, no increase in easing!

Mar 7, 2013 (6:34 AM EST) 7 Mar, 2013  ( 7.06 PM IST) Breaking news: The Bank of England leaves rates unchanged, NO increase in easing budget! The Bank of England has made no changes in its benchmark interest rates … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Action packed, Draghi day ahead

6 Sep, 2012 (8:34 AM IST) Sep 5, 2012 (11:04 PM EDT) “ 🙂 ” – This is how world markets have started their session today . Asian markets, U.S. and European stock futures, Euro index…There is a wave of greenery whichever … Continue reading

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Fall in markets= Fed easing ?

31 Aug, 2012 (8:14 AM IST) Aug 30, 2012 (10:44 PM EDT) Here is an entertaining thought for the day 🙂 Till now, every time, the Fed chairman Ben Bernanke was scheduled to make a speech/ appearance or write a … Continue reading

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