It is "still early days" for a monetary policy tightening across the euro zone, analysts told CNBC.
Eric Vanraes, portfolio manager at EI Sturdza Investment Funds, discusses the banking sector and political instability as a result of the French presidential election.
The euro remained high on growing confidence that market-friendly Emmanuel Macron will become the next French president.
The ECB is breathing a sigh of relief after the first round of the French election but they are unlikely to change their policy stance until June.
Chantico Global CEO Gina Sanchez comments on unlocking value in the European banks, and how developments in the French election could impact the sector and the ECB.
Jean-Claude Trichet shares his views on the French election on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" Monday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks with Jean-Claude Trichet, former European Central Bank president, about the results of the French election and its effect on the European economy.
The euro’s spike to a five-month high after France’s first round of presidential voting went as expected was already fading on Monday.
The European Central Bank will stick with current plans on rates and bond purchases for the rest of the year and decide what happens in 2018 later in the year, Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny said in an interview.
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble speaks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about U.S.-Germany relations, budget priorities and President Trump.
The European Central Bank is not yet ready to tighten monetary policy despite the Federal Reserve raising interest rates. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports.
Switzerland is not manipulating its currency, said Jorg Gasser, the country’s state secretary for international financial matters, on Tuesday.
The dollar’s recent downdraft was set to continue, said Dominic Schnider, head of Asia-Pacific foreign exchange at UBS, on Monday.
Peter Praet, executive board member and chief economist at the European Central Bank, speaks to CNBC exclusively. During the conversation, Praet covers topics such as the central bank's policy, inflation, the Fed and European politics.
Peter Praet, executive board member and chief economist at the European Central Bank, comments on the central bank’s current monetary policy stance.
Peter Praet, executive board member and chief economist at the European Central Bank, talks about how the Federal Reserve has an influence on the central bank in Europe.
Peter Praet, executive board member & chief economist at European Central Bank, talks about the state of the European economy, with comment on inflation.
Peter Praet, executive board member and chief economist at the European Central Bank, talks about the potential of tapering and a cut in the deposit rate.
The battle of words between Germany and the European Central Bank (ECB) is heating up once again and is managing to affect the exchange rate of the euro zone's single currency.
ECB President Mario Draghi insisted the bank's monetary policy stance remained appropriate on Thursday and stressed "sufficient confidence" would be necessary for the central bank to change tact.