Central Banking

Big central bank moves

Two of the world’s most prominent central banks in Europe and China triggered a stock market rally across the globe.

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ECB President Mario Draghi speaks about the ECB's perspective on economic and monetary developments with Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee MEPs, focusing on ECB's unconventional monetary policy which might go beyond purchases of private sector assets with an aim to help the stagnating EU economy.

The euro zone’s growth has weakened over the summer months, European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi told European lawmakers Monday, but stressed that he was willing to do more to stimulate the economy — including the purchase of government bonds. Speaking at the European Union’s Parliament, Draghi reiterated that the bank’s governing council remained …

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