ECB officials prepare for ‘harmonization’ of crypto regulations: Report

ECB officials prepare for ‘harmonization’ of crypto regulations: Report

The European Central Bank, or ECB, will reportedly be preparing to implement a new law by warning European Union member states about the necessity of harmonizing regulations…

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ECB set for greener ‘tilt’ in €386bn corporate bond portfolio

ECB set for greener ‘tilt’ in €386bn corporate bond portfolio

The European Central Bank will shift the corporate bonds it owns and accepts as collateral away from the most carbon-intensive companies, going further than most big rate-setting…

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ECB to discuss blocking banks from multibillion-euro windfall as rates rise

ECB to discuss blocking banks from multibillion-euro windfall as rates rise

The European Central Bank is looking at ways to stop banks earning billions of euros of extra profit from the ultra-cheap lending scheme it launched during the…

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A busy week ahead with Fed & ECB minutes as well as Nonfarm Payrolls

A busy week ahead with Fed & ECB minutes as well as Nonfarm Payrolls

EUR/USD will be vulnerable to critical events in the week ahead.  US data will be watched closely as will the Fed and ECB minutes.  EUR/USD was down…

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Bitcoin holds K as ECB warns inflation may never return to pre-COVID lows

Bitcoin holds $20K as ECB warns inflation may never return to pre-COVID lows

Bitcoin (BTC) held steady at just above $20,000 after the June 29 Wall Street open as Europe’s chief banker admitted the world would “never” return to low…

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EUR/USD retreats towards 1.0500 ahead of German inflation, Fed vs. ECB battle in spotlight

EUR/USD retreats towards 1.0500 ahead of German inflation, Fed vs. ECB battle in spotlight

EUR/USD fades bounce off weekly low as amid market’s anxiety ahead of the key data/events. ECB’s Lagarde failed to recall pair buyers amid inflation fears, yields remain…

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ECB head calls for separate framework to regulate crypto lending

ECB head calls for separate framework to regulate crypto lending

A week after the major American crypto lending platform Celsius had to freeze the withdrawal option for its users, European Central Bank (ECB) president Christine Lagarde voiced…

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ECB President Lagarde: Crypto Staking and Lending Must Be Regulated

ECB President Lagarde: Crypto Staking and Lending Must Be Regulated

European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde argued for regulation of crypto activities including staking and lending, in remarks before the European Parliament this week. Speaking as chair…

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Can The ECB Regulate Crypto? President Calls for Legislation

Can The ECB Regulate Crypto? President Calls for Legislation

The European Union (EU) proposed a new approach to crypto regulation in October 2020. At that time, Bitcoin and other larger cryptocurrencies were about to begin an…

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Eurozone’s shoppers to swallow more super-sized food price rises, warns ECB

Eurozone’s shoppers to swallow more super-sized food price rises, warns ECB

Food prices for the eurozone’s shoppers are set to continue rising at near-record rates for at least another year, despite the region’s large agriculture industry, according to…

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