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Draghi Trapped, Euro Slapped, Gold and Silver Uncapped

Mario Draghi finally admitted he is trapped.  There is no exit from his negative interest rate policy that doesn’t end in tears.  Now that he has a political reason to be dovish, Trump’s aggressive trade and tariff policy towards the EU, he did so this morning. 853 more words


Ruction in Italy 'local episode' says European Central Bank President Mario Draghi

The European Central Bank saw no cause for wider concern from recent political upheavals in Italy, though new governments in the euro zone should be careful not to undermine its institutions, bank President Mario Draghi said on Thursday. 268 more words

ECB Announces September Taper, Will End QE In December...

By Heisenberg

…Rates To Remain On Hold Until Summer 2019

And for this week’s second headline event, here comes Draghi.

On Sunday, we brought you “ 2,833 more words



Me lo ricordo, ero in Grecia, l’esultanza popolare per la vittoria del No al referendum: “Abbiamo dimostrato che la democrazia non può essere ricattata”, disse… 1,797 more words

Will Italy get a 250 billion Euro debt write-off from the ECB?

Up until now financial markets have been very sanguine about the coalition talks and arrangements in Italy. I thought it was something of calm before the storm especially as these days something which was a key metric or measure – bond yields – has been given a good dose of morphine by the QE purchases of the European Central Bank. 1,273 more words

General Economics

The End of Quantitative Easing

What is Quantitative Easing?
What is it used for?
What is the current state of the QE program launched by Draghi in 2009?
When is it going to end? 496 more words