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European Central Bank Jean-Claude Trichet

  • LONDON, Sept 20- The Bank of England will raise interest rates for the first time in a decade at its next meeting, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Wednesday, with a large majority saying such a move would be a mistake. "If we are right on wage growth and domestic inflation pressures it might start to look as though tightening measures may have been a little...

  • LONDON, Sept 20- The Bank of England will raise interest rates for the first time in a decade at its next meeting, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Wednesday, with a large majority saying such a move would be a mistake. "If we are right on wage growth and domestic inflation pressures it might start to look as though tightening measures may have been a little...

  • LONDON, Sept 20- The Bank of England will raise interest rates for the first time in a decade at its next meeting, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Wednesday, with a large majority saying such a move would be a mistake. "If we are right on wage growth and domestic inflation pressures it might start to look as though tightening measures may have been a little...

  • LONDON, Sept 11- Only twice before since the launch of the euro has the tide of fast money lifting the single currency and submerging the dollar been this strong. Figures from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission show that hedge funds and other speculators now hold the biggest net long euro position since May 2011. Just over a decade ago euro long...

  • Jean-Claude Trichet: European growth is surprisingly dynamic

    Jean-Claude Trichet, former European Central Bank president, speaks with CNBC's Rick Santelli about the latest policy stance and view of the economy from the ECB.

  • LONDON, Aug 9- Ten years ago to the day, the European Central Bank pumped 95 billion euros into the banking system to prevent it from seizing up, marking the start of the global credit crisis. Though the ECB was rightly seen as the vanguard of crisis prevention back then, it soon fell in the slipstream of other central banks-- notably the Federal Reserve and Bank of...

  • FRANKFURT, July 7- The European Union's ethics watchdog is quizzing the President of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, over his and the ECB's involvement in an exclusive forum with bankers and fund managers. In a letter to Draghi that was published on Friday, European Ombudsman Emily O'Reilly said the meetings of the Group of Thirty, where central bankers,...

  • FRANKFURT, June 14- Often outspoken European Central Bank rate setter Ewald Nowotny questioned the ECB's most sacred tenet on Wednesday: its inflation target. Nowotny, an Austrian, asked at an event organised by Germany's Bundesbank. But it would potentially make funding more expensive for indebted governments in the south of the bloc, such as Italy and...

  • CNBC PRO: Jean-Claude Trichet

    Jean-Claude Trichet shares his views on the French election on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" Monday.

  • Fmr. ECB president: This is an earthquake in French politics

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks with Jean-Claude Trichet, former European Central Bank president, about the results of the French election and its effect on the European economy.

  • Italy right to embark on structural reforms: Trichet

    Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, says that Italy's reforms are overdue but embarking on them now is the right action to take.

  • Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers.

    The former Clinton administration treasury secretary also warned there's a danger of overreacting to market weakness.

  • 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.