Unconventional monetary policy has heightened medium-term risks to banks, IMF paper finds

Central Banking | 15 Aug 2014

No evidence that unconventional monetary policies has ‘helped' banks, according to paper; finds deterioration of medium-term bank credit risk in US, UK, and the eurozone

Topics: quantitative easing, IMF, United States, Eurozone

International Monetary Fund headquarters

Lithuania takes delivery of first euro coins

Central Banking | 12 Aug 2014

Topics: Bank of Lithuania, Lithuania, euro, Eurozone, coins

ECB publishes ‘manual' explaining eurozone banks' comprehensive assessment

Central Banking | 11 Aug 2014

Topics: ECB, European Central Bank, Eurozone, Single supervisory mechanism, Stress tests

Eurozone banks ease credit standards for first time since crisis hit in 2007

Central Banking | 30 Jul 2014

Topics: European Central Bank, Credit conditions, Eurozone

Spanish economists see short-run benefits in structural reforms

Central Banking | 29 Jul 2014

Topics: Spain, Bank of Spain, Eurozone, European Central Bank

IMF staff note: Structural reforms 'more desirable' than nominal wage cuts in Europe

Central Banking | 22 Jul 2014

Topics: IMF, European Central Bank, Eurozone

Lagarde: monetary and fiscal policy must nurture eurozone back to growth

Central Banking | 18 Jul 2014

Topics: Christine Lagarde, Eurozone, ECB, monetary policy

ECB argues risk of deflation is 'remote'

Central Banking | 12 Jun 2014

Topics: European Central Bank, Eurozone, Inflation

Lithuania cleared to adopt euro in 2015

Central Banking | 04 Jun 2014

Topics: Bank of Lithuania, Lithuania, euro, Eurozone, ECB, European Commission

Irish inflation is domestically determined, central bank economists find

Central Banking | 03 Jun 2014

Topics: Central Bank of Ireland, Ireland, Inflation, Eurozone

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