ECB Tag

MSCI Europe Could Fall 30% With ECB Asset Purchases?

26 Jan, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Markets

Most investors are generally aware of the reflationary effects of QE conducted by the U.S. Fed. It is reasonable to imagine that, in announcing its intent to embark on Europe’s own version of quantitative easing, the ECB anticipates a similar effect with respect to European...

The Euro: Where To From Here?

05 Jun, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

In the wake of today’s ECB announcement of rate cuts as well as additional measures to boost bank lending and head off disinflation/ deflation trends in many of its member countries, the euro has (unsurprisingly) moved lower versus the dollar: How far might it decline?...

ECB Officials’ Inflation Forecasts

06 Mar, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

The ECB announced that interest rates would be maintained at current levels earlier today, citing staff macroeconomic projections for the euro area, which foresee annual HICP inflation at 1.0% in 2014, 1.3% in 2015, and 1.5% in 2016....

ECB Interest Rates Unchanged

06 Feb, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

Though Draghi stands ready to ’take further decisive action if required’, interest rates in the Eurozone remain unchanged today: As for the €… A quick look at our factor scoring model reveals that companies more correlated with the € tend to have performed poorly when compared to...