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December 19, 2019

The Lagarde Strategy

There was much curiosity surrounding Christine Lagarde's first press conference following a meeting of the ECB's Governing Council. This was not so much over the tone of monetary policy—which followed the same lines as in Mario Draghi's era—but over how she would act in a fractured field where some did not welcome her.

November 11, 2019

Draghi, the president who broke molds at the ECB

The President of the European Central Bank (ECB) will be remembered for a number of things, and one of them is never having raised interest rates during his term, and in fact having lowered them to today's negative levels.

November 4, 2019

ECB: New President, New Policy?

After eight years in office at the European Central Bank (ECB), it is time for Mario Draghi to pass the baton in eurozone monetary policy. Christine Lagarde will become the first woman to head the ECB.

June 24, 2019

Italy, once again

The Italian economy has returned to the spotlight in recent weeks due to the risks that its fiscal policy may entail, and as a result of the noise generated by the proposals of something that may resemble a parallel currency.

June 13, 2016

Bonds at the price of gold

The ECB has just added another twist to its unconventional monetary policy measures.

March 14, 2016

Draghi strikes again

The ECB didn’t disappoint the market and announced a raft of measures that beat expectations, which were already high. In an attempt to take full advantage of the synergies, the ECB took measures on three fronts: rate cuts, expansion of the bond purchase program and liquidity provision for banks.

August 29, 2014

Jackson Hole: ¿Subiendo o bajando la montaña?

Aunque la Fed y el BCE escalaron la misma montaña –aunque por distintas rutas-, los dos banqueros centrales más poderosos del mundo tomarán caminos opuestos.