Tom Enders, Airbus Group CEO, says it "would be nice if the ECB would help" lower the euro, and that the main focus for the group is to drive down its costs.» Read More
European Central Bank executive board member Peter Praet, says innovation and reform rather than the level of the euro, are the solution to the euro zone's competitiveness issues.
European Central Bank executive board member Peter Praet, says there is no risk of deflation in the euro zone, but the economy remains "fragile".
European Central Bank policy has not fueled "exuberance" in the euro zone credit markets, according to executive board member Peter Praet.
The stage is set for a U.S. dollar breakout in the second half of the year.
David Mann, Regional Head of Research, Asia at Standard Chartered Bank, says the Fed's impact on global markets has declined while the importance of the European Central Bank has risen.
Europe's economy has dragged itself out of the crisis' darkest depths, but some question whether the stock markets' rally has outpaced the recovery.
The big danger for Europe's banks in the second half of the year remains over-regulation, says Chris Tinker, founder of Libra Investment Services.
The ECB have did a good job in preparing markets for its announcements, making its actual announcement a non-event, said Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi.
Jörg Asmussen, former member of the European Central Bank's executive board, says the euro zone does not risk deflation.
Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, discusses the economic problems that the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank are trying to tackle.
Marc Saluzzi, Chairman, The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry, says it aims to become the investment hub for Chinese firms in Europe.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager, FX Trading at Saxo Capital Markets, discusses the details announced by the central bank regarding its long-term refinancing operations (LTROs).
David Woo, Head of Global Rates and Currencies at BofA Merrill Lynch, says Europe will benefit from the global recovery in due time which leaves the central bank with "plenty of time" to deal with low inflation.
Pierre Gramegna, Finance Minister of Luxembourg, says the European Central Bank is taking sufficient measures to fight low inflation.
David Greene, Head of Trading at AFEX Australia, discusses the lack of surprises at the European Central Bank's meeting and when easing measures will weaken the euro.
There is "nothing compelling" to justify recent investor enthusiasm in the peripheral European economies, especially Spain, says John Kray a director at S&P Capital IQ.
Without structural reforms there is "nothing" the ECB can do to stimulate growth in peripheral countries, says Christoph Schmidt, chairman of the German Council of Economic Experts.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and James Bianco, Bianco Research president, break down today's jobs report. Bianco says the jobs being created are not creating wage pressure and productivity.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says that the euro exchange rate is not a "policy target" but is "very important" for price stability in the euro zone.
I think for the moment the ECB is in a wait-and-see stance, says Peter Schaffrik, RBC Capital Markets, providing perspective on Europe's economy and how the ECB's rate decision will likely impact the euro.