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  • ECB surprises markets with rate cut, asset purchases

    The European Central Bank, in a surprise move Thursday, cut its main interest rate to rock bottom and said it would buy certain securities and bonds in a bid to stimulate growth and combat increasing risks of deflation. In addition to lowering its key...
  • France most at risk in new euro zone fiscal drive say rating firms

    LONDON (Reuters) - The world's top rating agencies are taking a cautious stance on Mario Draghi's call for tax cuts and growth-friendly tinkering of fiscal policy in the euro zone and warn France's rating would be most at risk if it fails to noticeably...
  • As ECB agonizes over QE, markets are already half way there

    LONDON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank has talked up the chances of launching a bond-buying program to ward off deflation and having led markets down that path there could be a serious adverse reaction if it does not follow through. ECB President...
  • EU's new leadership trio may surprise on upside

    PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - At first sight, the European Union's new leadership team looks like a missed opportunity. Jean-Claude Juncker, Donald Tusk and Federica Mogherini seem a less than ideal crew to tackle the EU's biggest challenges - dynamising...
  • ECB asset-purchase program already priced into euro

    (Reuters) - The euro already reflects the likelihood of an ECB asset- purchase program, according to currency strategists polled by Reuters, but it will probably continue to fall in the year ahead as a U.S. dollar rally gathers pace. The euro has...
  • Factbox: Brazil presidential candidates' policy proposals

    With Brazil on the brink of a recession, President Dilma Rousseff's two main challengers in the October election are promising a return to orthodox economic policies and greater transparency to restore business confidence and investment. Following are...
  • German finance minister backs French push for pro-growth investment

    PARIS (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble backed French President Francois Hollande's calls for greater investment to boost growth in Europe on Thursday, hours after Hollande called for a euro zone summit to coordinate pro-growth...
  • Euro zone sentiment drops more than expected, hits 8-month low

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Economic sentiment in the euro zone worsened by more than expected in August and fell to its lowest level in eight months, mainly on deteriorating morale in the retail, consumer and industry sectors, the European Commission said on...
  • Chicago wholesale gasoline prices rise on BP Whiting refinery fire

    Chicago wholesale gasoline prices rise on BP Whiting refinery fire
    Wholesale gasoline prices surged in Chicago on Thursday after a fire hit a piece of equipment used to produce gasoline at BP Plc's refinery in nearby Whiting, Indiana, trade and industry sources said. BP said the fire was extinguished at its biggest U.S....
  • ECB ready to adjust monetary policy, Coeure says in Greek paper

    ATHENS (Reuters) - The European Central Bank is ready to adjust its monetary policy further if needed and boost bank liquidity, ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure said in an essay published in Greek newspaper Ta Nea on Saturday. Coeure said the...
  • ECB's Nowotny says worried about euro zone economy

    ALPBACH Austria (Reuters) - European Central Bank policymaker Ewald Nowotny is worried about the euro zone economy, which he said was showing signs of clouding over. Asked about inflation and unemployment, he told reporters: "I am concerned as well. What...