Bloomberg

News Opinion Markets Personal Finance Tech Politics Sustainability TV Video Radio

Euro Crisis

currencies

Photograph by Yagi Studio/Getty Images

Photograph by Yagi Studio/Getty Images

Lip Service From the ECB

The European Central Bank has gotten itself so gnarled and twisty-tied over the communication of its new “forward guidance” policy that it evidently felt inspired to give lessons in the art of communicating. In a paper titled “Loose Lips Sinking...

Read more »

Photograph by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg

Photograph by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg

Draghi Tells German Skeptics Bond Plan Is Averter of Catastrophe

If you want to send a clear message to the German public, the place to do it is apparently Shanghai. As in Shanghai, China. A week before Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann gives his views on Mario Draghi’s euro-saving OMT program...

Read more »


Photograph by American Images Inc

Photograph by American Images Inc

Draghi Dismisses Currency Spat as More Jaw Than War

Mario Draghi says the currency war is phoney. According to the European Central Bank president, there’s been too much “chatter” in the past two weeks about fluctuations in global currencies, set off by a decision by Japan’s central bank to...

Read more »

Photograph by Odd Andersen/AFP via Getty Images

Photograph by Odd Andersen/AFP via Getty Images

In Snowy Berlin, Merkel and Hollande Claim There’s a Spark

If nothing else, Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande say they have chemistry. The two leaders may not have reenacted the 1963 embrace between West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and French President Charles de Gaulle at the Elysee Palace. But they...

Read more »