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UPDATE 2-ECB chief was overinterpreted by markets: sources - Reuters

(Adds further details and context). By Francesco Canepa. SINTRA, Portugal June 28 (Reuters) - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi intended to signal tolerance for a period of weaker inflation, not an imminent policy tightening, when his ...and more »

Euro builds on 2017 high as Mario Draghi puts ECB tapering firmly on the agenda - City A.M.

The euro has surged to a new 2017 high in Wednesday morning trading as investors continue to adjust to hints of the tapering of quantitative easing from European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi. Against the US dollar the euro reached highs of ...and more »

Wall Street rebounds as central bank comments, Trump healthcare legislation stalls - ABC Online

Banking and technology stocks led a strong rally overnight, with the S&P 500 Index recording its best one-day percentage gain in about two months. Markets at 7:15am (AEST):. ASX SPI 200 futures +0.57pc to 5,731; AUD: 76.39 US cents, 59.05 British pence ...and more »

Draghi optimism on inflation sends euro higher - Financial Times

Mario Draghi has said he is “confident” that the European Central Bank's policies would restore inflationary pressures in the eurozone and that the scars inflicted by the crisis will fully heal. The bullish assessment of the eurozone recovery will fuel ...and more »

The World's Central Bankers debate interest rates in Portugal - New Europe

The ECB Forum on Central Banking begins on Monday in Sintra, Portugal, and will last until Wednesday. The gathering hosts 150 central bank governors, academics, financial journalists and high-level financial market representatives. At the heart of ...and more »

Europe's inequality highly destabilising, ECB's Draghi says - Reuters

LISBON, June 26 (Reuters) - Europe's growing inequality is highly destabilising and needs to be tackled with education, innovation and investment in human capital, particularly jobs for young people, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on ...and more »

Draghi Hints ECB May Stop Or Even Reverse QE - Euro Bounces In Response - Forbes

Mario Draghi, the head of the European Central Bank, has hinted in a speech that the ECB might slow down, stop or even reverse elements of the quantitative easing process. The insight being that as inflation picks up--a major goal of the process itself ...and more »

Gold Rebounds As US Dollar Sells Off - Forbes

(Kitco News) - Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Tuesday, supported by a sharp daily drop in the U.S. dollar index. Short covering in the futures market and perceived bargain buying in the cash market are also featured after ...and more »

What's The Outlook For The US Yield Curve? -

Hawkish comments by European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi helped lift rates around the world yesterday, including Treasury yields. But it's premature to conclude that recent flattening of the US yield curve – a bearish signal for the ...and more »

Dollar slips in back-to-back sessions; euro near one-year high - MarketWatch

The U.S. dollar fell on Wednesday, on track for a second straight day of declines as the euro continued its recent uptrend, moving on the back of comments by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. Both the dollar and the shared currency ...and more »