European central bank

EUR/USD downside potentially limited as dovish ECB widely expected

March 7, 2019 11:47 AM
The market is clearly expecting the ECB staff to lower their projections on GDP and inflation.

Week Ahead: Three Major Central Bank Decisions and NFP

March 1, 2019 6:27 PM
Looking ahead, the upcoming week features interest rate decisions from three major central banks (RBA, BOC, and ECB), while data highlights include UK and US services PMIs, Aussie GDP, Chinese trade figures and jobs reports from both North American nations.

ECB Recap: Economic risks to the downside, EUR/USD risks to the upside?

January 24, 2019 4:57 PM
As unanimously expected, including by my colleague Fawad Razaqzada, the European Central Bank made no changes to monetary policy in today’s meeting. In its statement, the institution reiterated that it would leave interest rates unchanged through at least this summer, or as long as needed for inflation to converge toward the central bank’s target. O...