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    1. December 22, 2014

      Draghi must choose right type of QE

      The European Central Bank’s last meeting yet again focused minds on the debate over quantitative easing in the euro area....

    2. December 16, 2014

      Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann steps up criticism of QE

      com">Jens Weidmann, the hawkish president of Germany’s Bundesbank, has stepped up his calls for the European Central Bank to...

    1. December 12, 2014

      Karl Otto Pöhl, former Bundesbank president, 1929-2014

      When in the late 1970s Karl Otto Pöhl swapped a job at the heart of West Germany’s government for a senior position at the...

    2. December 10, 2014

      Karl Otto Pöhl, former Bundesbank chief, dies at 85

      Karl Otto Pöhl, the president of Germany’s Bundesbank at the time of the country’s reunification, has died on Tuesday. He...

    3. December 5, 2014

      Bundesbank slashes German growth forecast for next year

      The Bundesbank has halved its forecast for German growth next year to 1 per cent, a move that will exacerbate concerns the...

    4. November 28, 2014

      Draghi needs support on QE in the eurozone

      When Mario Draghi announced two years ago he would do “whatever it takes” to save the euro, he must have known that some of...

    5. Gavyn Davies

      November 26, 2014

      Fault lines within the ECB

      The simmering row between the European Central Bank president Mario Draghi and the German Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann...

    6. November 25, 2014

      Bundesbank warns corporate debt becoming overpriced

      Germany’s central bank has warned that corporate debt is becoming overpriced and threatens the financial stability of...

    7. November 24, 2014

      ECB in a quandary on asset purchase programmes

      Switzerland votes on Sunday on whether to force its central bank to more than double its gold holding to a fifth of...

    8. October 26, 2014

      German banks surprise after stress tests

      German lenders raised eyebrows among analysts and officials yesterday when they emerged among the surprise winners of the...

    9. October 17, 2014

      Bundesbank hits back at calls for stimulus

      Germany’s top central banker has rejected calls for the eurozone’s largest economy to raid its fiscal coffers to fund an...

    10. October 15, 2014

      After QE: Taking off the stabilisers

      In the six years since Lehman Brothers collapsed, global financial markets have held to one certainty: central banks were...

    11. Gavyn Davies

      October 12, 2014

      It's the "new mediocre", not a global recession

      Financial markets caught a nasty chill last week, when extremely weak activity data from Germany coincided with fears that...

    12. Gavyn Davies

      October 10, 2014

      It's Draghi versus Weidmann on ECB QE

        © CARLO HERMANN/AFP/Getty Images Last week’s press conference by ECB President Mario Draghi left the markets disappointed...

    13. October 2, 2014

      Germany is no EU ‘odd man out’ despite stance on fiscal rigour

      A solemn tweet from Germany’s finance ministry accompanied the presentation of the 2015 budget to parliament last month by...

    14. September 11, 2014

      Mario Draghi hits back at critics of asset-backed securities plan

      Mario Draghi has hit back at critics of his plan to revive the eurozone’s recovery by buying hundreds of billions of euros...

    15. Gavyn Davies

      September 4, 2014

      So is this (finally) QE from the ECB?

      The Governing Council of the ECB has announced an important package of new measures, including cuts of around 0.1 per cent...

    16. Gavyn Davies

      September 2, 2014

      Draghi's incursion into fiscal policy

        © Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Mario Draghi’s remarkable speech at Jackson Hole has raised expectations that ECB purchases of...

    17. FT Alphaville

      September 1, 2014

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Monday, - “If Blair was Teflon man, Brown was Bostik man.” - The ECB and the Bundesbank. - An Olivier Blanchard...

    18. August 22, 2014

      Draghi softens tone on austerity

      Mario Draghi, the European Central Bank president, has signalled he is becoming increasingly concerned about high...

    19. FT Alphaville

      August 22, 2014

      Deutsch-Rückhalte and le malaise français

      With a hat-tip to our friends at CreditSights, check out the starkly different paths of household indebtedness in France and...

    20. August 13, 2014

      ECB would, for now, prefer to do nothing

      Spring was meant to be the season when the climate of the eurozone’s recovery became sunnier. Instead, as the days...

    21. August 3, 2014

      A desperate Bundesbank has abandoned principle

      When Germany’s conservative central bank calls for wages to rise faster than in the past, you know that something has gone...

    22. July 23, 2014

      Bundesbank chief urges UK to stay in EU

      The head of Germany’s central bank has invoked the ghost of Winston Churchill to urge Britain to stay in the EU, before a...

    23. July 21, 2014

      Bundesbank shifts stance and backs unions’ push for big pay rises

      The Bundesbank has backed the push by Germany’s trade unions for inflation-busting wage settlements, in a remarkable shift...

    24. July 21, 2014

      China and Switzerland sign bilateral currency swap line

      The central banks of China and Switzerland have struck a bilateral currency swap agreement, a move that advances the...

    25. FT Alphaville

      July 14, 2014

      Camp Buba

      Just 10 days after Camp Alphaville? Hmmm. We await a hat-tip from the Bundesbank. From the WSJ: Bundesbank President Jens...

    26. July 13, 2014

      Low interest rates sway German habits towards home ownership

      In Berlin’s leafy Westend district, Grand City Properties, a real estate company which spruces up houses in Germany’s big...

    27. The A-List

      July 10, 2014

      The folly of central banks tightening to keep governments on the leash

      The Bundesbank is right to remind us that the unprecedented monetary accommodation in the eurozone has produced undesirable...

    28. July 4, 2014

      Matteo Renzi hits back at Bundesbank chief

      A simmering battle between Italy and Germany over Rome’s push to ease EU’s budget rules burst into public on Friday when the...

    29. The World

      July 4, 2014

      Rome and Berlin lock horns

      Today Germany and France will meet in their World Cup quarter final in Rio de Janeiro, the latest episode in one of Europe’s...

    30. June 22, 2014

      Anglo-Saxon economies should envy Germany’s rental culture

      There is no shortage of explanations for the resilience of the German economy: its companies are strong; its political and...

    31. June 18, 2014

      IMF calls on ECB to consider quantitative easing

      The International Monetary Fund is expected to sound the alarm on Thursday over the risk of deflation within the eurozone...

    32. Gavyn Davies

      June 5, 2014

      Draghi has done enough to silence the doubters

      In the most important central bank announcements made anywhere in the world this year, the ECB has gone as far as could be...

    33. June 5, 2014

      Draghi has done enough to silence the doubters

      The European Central Bank’s decision to reduce the interest rate on deposits at the central bank to minus 0.10 per cent went...

    34. June 5, 2014

      Draghi tightens central banks’ grip on markets

      Mario Draghi did not launch QE. He launched SE - “something else”. The package of measures unveiled by the European Central...

    35. May 30, 2014

      ECB to tackle deflation threat with rate cut

      The European Central Bank is next week poised to cut interest rates and boost lending to credit-starved smaller businesses...

    36. May 15, 2014

      ‘If the euro falls, Europe falls’

      As soon as Angela Merkel was handed the piece of paper Barack Obama had just passed around the table, her guard went up....

    37. May 15, 2014

      Eurozone fears spook equity markets

      Investors continued to retreat from stocks in Asia on Friday morning after poor eurozone data increased pressure on the...

    38. May 11, 2014

      How the euro was saved - FT series

      To the astonishment of almost everyone in the room, Angela Merkel began to cry. “Das ist nicht fair.” That is not fair, the...

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