Tuesday April 14, 2015
Europe's financial sector is showing further signs of healing and the European Central Bank's raft of different policy measures are contributing to this, a key survey shows.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
Euro zone business activity accelerated in March at its fastest pace for nearly a year as customers took advantage of ongoing price discounting to place new orders at a rate not seen since mid-2011, a survey found.
Friday March 27, 2015
ECB President Mario Draghi has said there is evidence that creating money to buy bonds is working for the euro zone economy.
Thursday March 26, 2015
Lending to euro zone households and firms fell slightly in February, dashing expectations for the first rise in three years.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
Dublin's standing as a global financial hub enjoyed something of a bounce in the latest Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI).
Wednesday March 18, 2015
The euro is holding steady at around the $1.06 mark after dipping to a 12 year low of under $1.05 earlier in the week. Euro-dollar parity is within sight and a lot will depend on what the US Federal Reserve says tonight.
Friday March 13, 2015
US investment bank Goldman Sachs today cut its forecasts for the euro.
Monday March 09, 2015
The European Central Bank has started its long-awaited €1.1 trillion quantitative easing programme aimed at fending off deflation and stimulating growth in the euro zone.
Thursday March 05, 2015
The European Central Bank's President Mario Draghi has said the bank will start its bond purchases programme on 9 March.
Wednesday February 04, 2015
Ulster Bank has ramped up the pressure on its rivals with a cut in its variable rates, for both new and existing customers.