The Bank of Canada, the Bank of England, the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank, the Federal Reserve, and the Swiss National Bank are today announcing a coordinated action to further enhance the provision of liquidity via the standing US dollar liquidity swap line arrangements.
INTERVIEW 20 March 2020 One way or another, this massive asset purchase programme will be of particular help to those countries that have been deeply affected, such as Spain or Italy, to ensure that spreads don’t widen dramatically at this critical time.
INTERVIEW 20 March 2020 One way or another, this massive asset purchase programme will be of particular help to those countries that have been deeply affected, such as Spain or Italy, to ensure that spreads don’t widen dramatically at this critical time.
19 March 2020 Only a week ago, one sentence suggested we were looking at an abrupt change of direction. What has changed in a week? I don’t think it’s particularly useful to dwell on one sentence – especially one which President Lagarde herself quickly corrected. I believe that our actions and our policies are clearly…
PRESS RELEASE 18 March 2020 The Governing Council decided the following: (1) To launch a new temporary asset purchase programme of private and public sector securities to counter the serious risks to the monetary policy transmission mechanism and the outlook for the euro area posed by the outbreak and escalating diffusion of the coronavirus, COVID-19.
Banks and governments across Europe have ramped up efforts to tackle the coronavirus outbreak, with the UK government the latest pledge to do 'whatever it takes' to protect individuals and businesses.
18. März 2020 Frau Schnabel, wo erreiche ich Sie gerade: im Homeoffice? Nein, ich bin in der Zentrale der Europäischen Zentralbank in Frankfurt. Ich muss als Verantwortliche für die Märkte vor Ort sein. Ein großer Teil von uns, auch aus dem EZB-Direktorium, macht jetzt aber tatsächlich Teleworking. Und ich halte ebenfalls vorsorglich Abstand zu den…
18 March 2020 Mr de Guindos, how are you? Good morning. Good morning. Thank you very much for being with us during these very challenging times for our country, and for Europe in general. You were one of the government ministers who had to deal with the long economic crisis that began in 2008. Are…
INTERVIEW 18 March 2020 Ms Schnabel, where are you speaking from at the moment: your home office? No, I’m in the main building of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt. As the board member responsible for market operations, I need to be on site. But many of us, including other members of the ECB’s Executive…
INTERVISTA 15 marzo 2020 La domanda che chiunque vorrebbe fare a chi segue la situazione in presa diretta, momento per momento, è: euro ed Europa sono saldi? Non ho dubbi sulla solidità dell’euro. Durante la crisi finanziaria, grazie agli sforzi dei cittadini europei, sono state superate situazioni difficili. Ci siamo riusciti lavorando assieme e attuando…