European Central Bank


  • Pessimistic about Europe, Japan: Calamander     Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 12:14 AM ET

    Roman Scott, Chairman at Calamander Group, explains why the European and Japanese economy can't move forward based on monetary stimulus alone.

  • Why the euro's rebound won't last     Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, says the euro's gains overnight following the announcement of a $392 billion growth plan was just a short covering rally.

  • ECB stimulus pits euro vs. yen: O'Neill Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    Quantitative easing has only helped Japan's economy by weakening its currency, and the same could be true for Europe, said Jim O'Neill.

  • Mass exodus from bond funds isn't likely: Insana Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    Ron Insana doesn't think there's going to be a mass exodus from bond funds. Here's why.

  • Santelli Exchange: Central bank trade     Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Andy Brenner, National Alliance Securities, discuss the flaws with central bank policy and the problems with quantitative easing.

  • QE in EU is like 'morphine' in 'hospital ward'     Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    The European Central Bank introducing quantitative easing into the EU economy is like "morphine", giving the euro zone temporary relief but not fixing the underlying problem, says Michael O'Sullivan, CIO, UK & EMEA at Credit Suisse Private Bank.

  • Bundesbank warns on ECB bubbles     Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    Investors should be aware of bubbles forming in some asset classes, Claudia Buch, deputy president of the Bundesbank warned, as expectations grow that the ECB will step up its aggressive monetary policy.

  • ECB likely to purchase SSAs: Nordea     Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 12:10 AM ET

    Jesper Bargmann,Head of Trading in Asia at Nordea Markets, explains what more stimulus from the central bank means for the euro.

  • Do German bonds face Japanification? Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:17 PM ET

    The euro zone's disinflation has spurred fears of Japan-style deflation, possibly keeping yields on the German bund depressed for the long haul.

  • Deflation is not a major risk: Bundesbank     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Claudia Buch, deputy president at the Bundesbank, says the central bank doesn't think a disinflationary scenario in the euro zone is "imminent".

  • ECB to step in and save the day?     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Anatoli Annenkov, senior European economist at Societe Generale discusses what quantitative easing can really do for the European economy, especially for Germany.

  • Europe following 'horrors' of 90s Japan: Pro     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Trevor Greetham, asset allocation director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, and Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist at Diapason Commodities Management, discuss the deflationary issues facing Europe and the similarity with Japan in the 1990s.

  • Sean Darby, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, explains how the crash in commodity prices is impacting central bank policy in Asia.

  • Cheap credit in Europe, China: Too little, too late? Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 12:19 PM ET

    Central banks in Europe and China on Friday announced moves to ease credit. But the action may have limited impact.

  • China's 'big surprise' rate move     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on China's interest rate cut and the ECB's dovish comments. And the FMHR traders have the play on oil.

  • Draghi now has to deliver: Pro     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Piers Curran, head of trading at Amplify Trading talks about the European Central Bank's announcement that it will start buying asset-backed securities, and says that Draghi now has basically committed to quantitative easing.

  • ECB begins buying asset-backed securities Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:55 AM ET

    The ECB has started buying asset-backed securities, it said on Friday, in a move to encourage banks to lend and revive the economy.

  • ECB begins buying asset-backed securities     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    This is QE lite reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, with the latest news from Europe's central bank.

  • Central banks' 'Game of Thrones'     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, shares his thoughts on global central bank policies following Mario Draghi's QE comments, and China's rate cut.

  • Draghi lacks credibility: Pro     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors, discusses the ECB's decision to expand its balance sheet and why he is "confused" by Mario Draghi's statements.