Inflation soars: Summer will have double interest rate hikes

The European Central Bank (ECB) announced this Thursday the increase in all its interest rates by 25 basis points from July, and opened the door for a new hike of 50 basis points in September. Christine Lagarde could no longer resist the force of an inflation that is here to stay. The ECB president spoke […]

ECB prepares several rate hikes from July | Monetary policy

The signals arriving from Frankfurt are increasingly clear. Forced to react in the face of high inflation, the members of the European Central Bank’s (ECB) Governing Council are preparing to start raising interest rates this summer and several times until the end of the year.

And when interest rates rise?

Total home purchase loans increased by 4.8% in April, to 98.3 billion euros, compared to the same period in 2021. This is a similar growth to that recorded in March, revealed the Bank of Portugal ( BdP). After all, […]

Interest rates soar in summer, warns European Central Bank

The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, confirmed that the monetary entity will start raising interest rates in July and that the Eurozone will come out of negative interest rates by the end of the third quarter. After months of considering that inflation would slow down, and guaranteeing that it would not […]

ECB member admits interest rate hike by 50 basis points – Monetary Policy

The governor of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, Klaas Knot, one of the most prominent “hawks” within the monetary institution, was the first member of the ECB’s council to suggest a 50 basis point increase as early as July. “It is expected, and to me it seems realistic, that the first increase in interest […]

new French prime minister, sensational indiscretions – Libero Quotidiano

Mauro Zanon April 28, 2022 “I have a mission until 2027 in Frankfurt. I’m not used to abandoning during construction. There are other people who are much more competent than me to do that job ». With these words the former director of the International Monetary Fund and current president of the European Central Bank, […]