Lagarde signals Covid-19 stimulus will remain active for longer

Christine Lagarde, ECB president
Christine Lagarde, European Central Bank
Photo: European Central Bank

European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde indicated today (November 11) that the evolution of the Covid-19 crisis requires the ECB to provide stimulus for longer.

“When thinking about favourable financing conditions, what matters is not only the level of financing conditions, but the duration of policy support, too,” said Lagarde at the ECB Forum on Central Banking.

“All sectors of the economy need to have confidence that financing conditions will remain exceptionally favourable for as

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: