Mario Draghi


  • Cramer: Oil overrunning policy makers     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 9:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses the rapid oil production taking place in the U.S. and the thousands of jobs the industry is creating. Cramer says the U.S. has to export and other countries have given up on the Obama administration.

  • Structural reforms are 'key': Draghi     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    No fiscal or monetary stimulus will produce any effect if it is not combined with ambitious and strong structural reforms, Mario Draghi, president of the ECB replies to CNBC's Annette Weisbach.

  • Cramer: US collateral gainer     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    The ECB cut interest rates to record lows to ward off inflation. CNBC's Jim Cramer says Mario Draghi is trying to save Europe from Germany, and the U.S. is the collateral gainer on the rate move.

  • The downward trend in euro zone inflation is a "temporary deviation", ECB President Mario Draghi tells CNBC, adding that inflation should rise towards two percent in 2016.

  • ECB will embark on QE in October     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on Mario Draghi's announcement to buy asset-backed securities and covered bonds.

  • Inflation to start increasing in 2015: Draghi     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 8:40 AM ET

    President of the ECB, Mario Draghi, says that euro area inflation will remain at low levels over the coming months before increasing gradually through 2015 and 2016.

  • Risks to euro area to the downside: Draghi     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 8:35 AM ET

    The ECB has revised its 2014 and 2015 euro area GDP forecasts downwards says ECB President, Mario Draghi. Geopolitics and insufficient structural reforms remain risks, he added.

  • CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on Mario Draghi's announcement on interest rates and economic policy.

  • ECB cuts rates, starts ABS program     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    ECB President, Mario Draghi, says that in addition to cutting interest rates, the central bank will also start to purchase asset-backed securities to facilitate credit flows to the economy.

  • ECB cuts key rate to 0.05%     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 7:46 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman shares his thoughts on the European Central Bank's decision on interest rates.

  • Pro predicts no interest rate increase in 2015     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:18 AM ET

    Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies president, says he doesn't expect to see the Fed raise interest rates until 2016. But Darrell Cronk, Wells Fargo Private Bank, disagrees and expects rate to begin climbing up next year.

  • Euro zone needs structural reform: Expert     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:15 AM ET

    Darrell Cronk, Wells Fargo Private Bank, and Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies president, provide perspective on the European Central Bank's monthly policy meeting. I don't think Mario Draghi will announce anything significant, says Sri-Kumar.

  • Pressure on Draghi for plan of action     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody provides a quick read on the European markets ahead of the European Central Bank's interest rate decision.

  • ECB should 'wait and see': Wieland     Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Volker Wieland, member of the German Council of Economic Experts, says the ECB should wait and see how the TLTROs unfold before announcing other measures.

  • Alan Capper, head of credit strategy at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, says that Mario Draghi should reach out to the real economy and appear in mass media to boost consumers' confidence

  • Stocks close mixed ahead of ECB, data; Apple hit Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 4:09 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, coming off morning highs amid economic reports and central bank news.

  • Draghi 'best example' of jawboning: Pro     Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    David Herro of Oakmark International Fund, thinks all the talk from the ECB will soon end, and Mario Draghi will finally start to get liquidity back into the system.

  • Traders cheer USA     Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    The FMHR traders dissect the global trade.

  • Here's why commodities have been getting crushed Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 8:18 AM ET

    What explains the recent commodity crush? "The dollar is the dog, and every other market is just the tail," one trader explains.

  • How Europe’s economic slump could doom Ukraine Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 10:20 AM ET
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a news conference with Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko in Kiev in late August.

    Even Germany, whose economy powered the euro zone's tepid recovery, is slipping, and Ukraine could suffer, The Fiscal Times reports.