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The European Central Bank (ECB) still plans to take action to combat the problem of low and falling inflation despite holding off and disappointing markets over the past few months, Portugal's finance minister told CNBC.
Maria Luís Albuquerque, finance minister of Portugal, says deflation is a "serious concern" for the country but is glad that the European Central Bank is considering "unconventional" monetary policies.
Maria Luís Albuquerque, finance minister of Portugal, says there is not a single solution to fight deflation for all of the countries that are part of the euro.
Stronger earnings at Citigroup, the best retail sales gain in 18 months and dovish European Central bankers combined to turn the tide for stocks.
Economic growth seems solid, but the ECB stands "ready to act" if the euro remains strong, Banque de France chief Christian Noyer said.
The euro is a drag on our objective of price stability, says Christian Noyer, Banque de France governor, discussing his concerns over the euro and the potential European QE.
Axel Weber, chairman of UBS, says it is "unlikely" the European Central Bank will provide more stimulus to the economy as there is no deflation risk.
Mario Draghi, president of the ECB, says the sustained period of low interest rates could have "financial stability implications" for the euro zone.
Mark Grant, Southwest Securities, explains why he thinks Fed policy is going to force interest rates lower.
Marc Ostwald, strategist at Monument Securities, says the quantitative easing carried out by the European Central Bank will not follow the method used by the Bank of Japan or U.S. Federal Reserve.
Tony Fratto, managing director at Hamilton Place Strategies, says the European Central Bank could provide more stimulus to the economy.
The Italian sense of humor "is beautiful," Christine Lagarde, managing director at the IMF, tells CNBC, shrugging off ECB President Mario Draghi's putdown last week.
CNBC's Sara Eisen and Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, discuss the risk of inflation for the euro zone and the potential for a Fed-style QE in Europe.
Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, shares her views in the state of the global economy and discusses the impact that each individual economy has on the rest of the world.
At first glance Greece may not look promising, but investors are gaining appetite for its debt.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's comments on the European banking system. Cramer says Mario Draghi has done a remarkable job.
Jacques Cailloux, chief European economist at Nomura, says that it's "remarkable" the ECB has managed to maintain expectations of quantitative easing and that the bank is more likely to cut rates further.
The ECB remains very worried about disinflation, despite its failure to take any action, the central bank's vice president told CNBC.
ECB President Mario Draghi is preparing the way for monetary easing, a former member of the central bank told CNBC on Friday
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, former member of the executive board at the European Central Bank, says the central bank will take action "soon".