Mario Draghi News
Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job
Eurozone finance ministers have endorsed their Spanish counterpart Luis de Guindos for the coveted post of European Central Bank vice president, after Ireland withdrew the only other candidate
German industry wage deal lifts pay, enables flexible hours
Germany's biggest industrial union and employers have reached a deal on wages and working hours, ending a dispute that prompted a campaign of 24-hour walkouts last week
Protestor Glitter Bombs European Central Bank President
President Mario Draghi was in the middle of a speech when an activist jumped onto the table and dumped glitter on his head, screaming "end the ECB dictatorship."
Protester Unexpectedly 'Glitter Bombs' European Central Bank President
The European Central Bank 's president was taken by surprise at a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany , today when an activist seemingly came out of nowhere and "glitter bombed" him. President Mario Draghi had just began explaining how smoothly the ECB's stimulus program was going when, suddenly,
Markets Get Boost on China Decision, ECB
Morning Money Memo… Markets worldwide are getting a boost this morning after a slew of positive policy news for investors. China’s central bank cut interest rates overnight for the first time in over two years in an effort to boost slowing growth. European Central Bank...
Election 2012: Obama's Top 8 Post-Election Economic Issues
Now that the anticipation of the presidential election is behind investors' minds, the next hurdle of uncertainty is the fiscal cliff and Europe. Stocks are reaching lows not reached in months. The forecast for the European economy is gloomy, and Americans are anticipating gridlock over impending
Stocks Reach Four-Year High; Good News for Obama?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed at four-year highs on Thursday after the European Central Bank announced a plan that may provide some long-term assistance to struggling European markets. The S&P 500 closed up 2 percent to 1,432, its highest since January...
New Bond-Buying Push Aims to End Euro Crisis
The president of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi announced a new program today to make unlimited purchases of government bonds. The policy is a bold attempt to cut the interest rates of distressed nations, and put an end to speculation of a euro currency...
The Global Note: When Draghi Speaks…Terror - and Survival - In The French Alps…The Barcode Gravestone
EUROPE – AND THE WORLD: ALL EYES ON CENTRAL BANK CHIEF -MAN OF THE MOMENT…It’s not often that the world pays this close attention to a European banker – and even if you’ve never heard of Mario Draghi, you may want to pay attention, too....