European Central Bank Jean-Claude Trichet


  • NEW YORK, March 23- Bond fund manager Pacific Investment Management Co lowered its forecast for growth of global real gross domestic product in 2016 by a quarter-point to a range of 2 percent to 2.5 percent, citing a continued tightening of financial conditions. Pimco's newly created global advisory board- consisting of former Federal Reserve Chair Ben...

  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at the European Parliament- 1400 GMT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16 WASHINGTON- Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Kashkari speaks at Brookings Institution- 1530 GMT. NEWARK- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook before the 2016 Economic...

  • *ECB put Ireland under "undue pressure" to enter bailout. DUBLIN, Jan 27- Failures in banking, regulation and government policy directly caused Ireland's costly banking crisis and Europe's response made it worse, a parliamentary inquiry into the 2008 crash concluded on Wednesday. The banking crisis pushed Ireland into a three-year sovereign bailout in 2010...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 22- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Friday that the bank had plenty of instruments at its disposal to push meagre euro zone inflation levels higher and was both determined and willing to act. His comments at the World Economic Forum in Davos came a day after the ECB surprised markets by signalling a readiness to pursue...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 15- The Federal Reserve's decision to reopen currency swap lines to the European Central Bank as part of a campaign to calm markets roiled by Greece's debt crisis came after a "personal appeal" from the ECB chief to his Fed counterpart, transcripts from an emergency Fed meeting May 9, 2010 show. "Yesterday Jean-Claude Trichet called me and made...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 8- Global investment management firm Pimco is adding energy-related securities to some of its portfolios as the Newport Beach, California firm expects oil prices to rise over the next 12 months, Dan Ivascyn, group chief investment officer, said in an interview on Tuesday. Pacific Investment Management Co, which is a unit of Allianz SE, oversaw $1.47...

  • Dec 7- The bond investing firm Pacific Investment Management Co on Monday named two former central bank chiefs and a former British prime minister to sit on a new board to advise on economic, political and strategic developments. The board also includes Jean-Claude Trichet, president of the European Central Bank from 2003 to 2011, and Gordon Brown, the U.K. prime...

  • The Pimco Global Advisory Board includes Ben Bernanke, who chaired the U.S. Federal Reserve from 2006 to 2014 and was named a senior Pimco adviser in April, and Jean-Claude Trichet, president of the European Central Bank from 2003 to 2011.. It also includes Gordon Brown, the U.K. prime minister from 2007 to 2010; Ng Kok Song, who was group chief investment officer of...

  • LONDON, Dec 3- Assuming European Central Bank president Mario Draghi sees out his mandate, he will step down in October 2019. And financial markets reckon there's a fair chance he will complete his eight-year tenure without ever having raised interest rates. Even Ben Bernanke, the ultra-dovish former Federal Reserve Chairman who unleashed three QE programmes...

  • Jean-Claude Trichet's global view

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, about capital leaving China, and central bank activity around the globe.

  • Trichet's global view

    Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet shares his thought on Fed policy, and provides insight into market risks he sees around the world.

  • Did Germany want a Grexit?

    Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, shares his thoughts on whether Germany really wanted Greece out of the euro.

  • Jean-Claude Trichet: Here's the key to Greek plan

    Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, discusses Greece's growth crisis and the IMF.

  • Alexis Tsipras, Greece's prime minister (right) and Euclid Tsakalotos, Greece's finance minister, (center) depart after all-night bailout talks in Brussels on July 13, 2015.

    Experts warn that if Greece misses a July 20 payment or otherwise can't manage the terms of its bailout, it may try turning to Russia for cash.

  • Trichet: Unraveling the 'paradox' of Greece

    Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet says the changing government in Greece is one of the contributing factors to its economic demise, and hopes the euro zone will continue to do the hard work to stay together.

  • Trichet: Is Greek proposal credible?

    Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, discusses the implications of the "no" vote on the Greek referendum. Also Trichet shares his thoughts on Greece's new debt plan.

  • Trichet remains 'prudent' on Greece's 'game of chicken'

    Greece has to present a credible plan, says former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, sharing his thoughts on Greece's debt proposals.

  • Trichet: Low inflation hampering Europe

    Former ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet, outlines euro zone headwinds and European monetary policy, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Jean-Claude Trichet on BNP Paribas fine

    It is "not normal" that both sides of the Atlantic do not have the same set of rules, says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, commenting on the BNP Paribas fine.

  • Real economy not 'working correctly': Trichet

    The real economy is not "functioning correctly", says former ECB President, Jean-Claude Trichet, and governments must continue to implement structural reforms.