Greater competition leads to riskier banking, ECB working paper says

Central Banking | 27 May 2014

Paper finds more competition led banks to resort to more securitisation, greater risk and ultimately a higher probability of being bailed out

Topics: ECB, Financial crisis

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SSM results could come out early if severe weaknesses are found

Central Banking | 23 May 2014

Topics: Sabine Lautenschläger, ECB, Single supervisory mechanism

QE for infrastructure investment could be ECB's alternative to ‘pushing on a string'

Central Banking | 16 May 2014

Topics: European Central Bank, ECB, quantitative easing, Eurozone

Bowles turns down ECB invite to join Supervisory Board

Central Banking | 15 May 2014

Topics: ECB, Single supervisory mechanism

Finance and the Holy See: creating a central bank

Central Banking Journal | 12 May 2014

Topics: Italy, ECB, Vatican

ECB's Mario Draghi faces ongoing German ‘angst’

Central Banking Journal | 12 May 2014

Topics: Germany, ECB, Mario Draghi

People: BoK appoints new reserves chief; Fed staffer returns to head up Riksbank research

Central Banking | 09 May 2014

Topics: Riksbank, Bank of Korea, ECB, Single supervisory mechanism, Reserves

ECB paper finds eurozone inflation better anchored than US

Central Banking | 28 Apr 2014

Topics: ECB, European Central Bank, Eurozone, United States

Constancio hails Banking Union's ‘remarkable sharing of sovereignty'

Central Banking | 24 Apr 2014

Topics: Vitor Constancio, ECB, Single supervisory mechanism, Resolution, Eurozone

ECB launches programme to prepare Balkan central banks for EU

Central Banking | 17 Apr 2014

Topics: Yves Mersch, ECB, National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, Central Banking Authority of Kosovo, Bank of Albania

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