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As we predicted might happen, the ECB surprised markets yesterday with the announcement of an interest rate cut and the purchases of private assets.Open Europe’s Raoul Ruparel has a full analysis on his Forbes blog, where he concludes:“In summation…

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The latest Commission economic forecasts are out and the theme of a broad but still fragile recovery (combined with some gentle self-congratulations on the success of the current approach) has been continued. For the most part the forecasts are not hug…

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The ECB holds its monthly meeting today in what may be seen as the most positive eurozone economic environment for some time.Having previously been earmarked as a meeting which could see a further rate cut (a prediction which has evaporated due to more…

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