Trichet says ECB's rate message is clear

European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet said on Monday 4 September that his message on interest rates following last Thursday's policy meeting is clear.

He declined to comment further. At Thursday's press conference Trichet signalled that further rate increases are likely this year, noting that a "progressive withdrawal" of monetary accommodation remains warranted, assuming the council's baseline economic scenario is confirmed.

Following Thursday's rate-setting meeting, Trichet sai

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