BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders confirmed on Friday the appointment of Christine Lagarde as the new chief of the European Central Bank, replacing Mario Draghi from November 1. Lagarde's confirmation
1. China's economy grew at its slowest rate since the 1990s. China's economy grew at 6% between July and September, a rate not seen since 1992. 2. Apple's CEO Tim Cook met with a Chinese state regulator
FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two outspoken skeptics of the European Central Bank's stimulus policy on Wednesday demanded a radical rethink of the ECB's strategy under incoming President Christine Lagarde.
Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva (Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images) This article was produced by Globetrotter, a project of the Independent Media Institute. Each the
The International Monetary Fund is further downgrading its outlook for the world economy, predicting that growth this year will be the weakest since the 2008 financial crisis primarily because of widening
VIENNA (Reuters) - New Austrian National Bank Governor Robert Holzmann sharply criticized the European Central Bank's ultra-easy monetary policy in an interview on Sunday and said he hoped for a new course
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank can buy just over one year's worth of German bonds under its new asset-purchase program and must bend its own rules to keep the scheme running longer, risking
Who would be a central banker in the post-financial crisis world? After single-handedly dragging the economy out of one mess, rate-setters around the globe have the thankless task of battling new threats,