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DW
Flashback: when the financial crisis hit Germany |lenders and the taxpayer. Deutsche Bank pulling the plug Back then, Axel Webe
DW / Posted 19 hours ago
lenders and the taxpayer. Deutsche Bank pulling the plug Back then, Axel Weber was head of the German central bank, the Bundesbank, and was as such involved in managing the crisis. Weber remembers well that the decision to rescue the IKB was... Read more
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Market Watch
Three ways Draghi could burn the euro bullshim. The assumption is that a German will get the job next time. After all, it
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
him. The assumption is that a German will get the job next time. After all, it is their turn — and that means a stern Bundesbank hardliner. But making it clear it is likely to be a dove from peripheral Europe — Ireland’s Philip Lane is one... Read more
3d
Zero Hedge
Did The Dutch Central Bank Lie About Its Gold Bar List?accounts of all the Eurosystem's national central banks. The data has been sour
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
accounts of all the Eurosystem's national central banks. The data has been sourced from the German central bank, as the BundesBank's website has the most user friendly interface. The Netherlands is said to hold 100 % in gold bullion. Exhibit 4.... Read more
4d
Zero Hedge
Turkey Is Buying Gold Like There’s No Tomorrowto start selling when it was still located in the foreign vaults, and just tran
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
to start selling when it was still located in the foreign vaults, and just transfer the cash proceeds back to Berlin or the Bundesbank. But okay, the sales are pretty marginal as Germany ‘dumped’ just 120,000 ounces of gold in the past three months.... Read more
5d
EuroNews
Euro zone budget savings could complicate ECB rate hikes: Bundesbankglobal financial crisis and governments may now try to pressure the European Ce
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
global financial crisis and governments may now try to pressure the European Central Bank to keep borrowing costs low, the Bundesbank said on Monday. With interest rates at record lows, Italy has booked the biggest savings compared with pre-crisis... Read more
5d
Reuters
Euro zone budget savings could complicate ECB rate hikes: Bundesbankglobal financial crisis and governments may now try to pressure the European Ce
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
global financial crisis and governments may now try to pressure the European Central Bank to keep borrowing costs low, the Bundesbank said on Monday. With interest rates at record lows, Italy has booked the biggest savings compared with pre-crisis... Read more
10d
The Economic Times
Change is coming at the European Central Bank, but not quicklymistake. Bond buying could go on too long and create a crisis by plowing too mu
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
mistake. Bond buying could go on too long and create a crisis by plowing too much money into the financial system. And Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann uses terms like "monetary policy normalization," usually code for ending quantitative... Read more
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12d
Zero Hedge
95% Of Europeans Reject EU Efforts To "De-Cash" Their Liveswith only one in three Germans saying they have confidence in the ECB. The long
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
with only one in three Germans saying they have confidence in the ECB. The longer QE lasts, the more the number shrinks. Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann has already warned that it would be “disastrous” if people started to believe cash would... Read more
14d
Naked Capitalism
Don Quijones: People Not Amused by EU Efforts to “De-Cash” their Liveswith only one in three Germans saying they have confidence in the ECB. The long
Naked Capitalism / Posted 14 days ago
with only one in three Germans saying they have confidence in the ECB. The longer QE lasts, the more the number shrinks. Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann has already warned that it would be “disastrous” if people started to believe cash would... Read more
16d
Reuters
ECB should not give preference to green bonds: Weidmannthe European Central Bank should not be asked to give preference to green bonds
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
the European Central Bank should not be asked to give preference to green bonds in its 2.3 trillion asset purchase program, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said on Thursday. The market for green bonds is relatively small so any sizable... Read more
20d
Reuters
Cheap credit not fuelling German real estate bubble for now- central bankerThe German central bank (Bundesbank) vice-president Claudia Buch poses during a
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
The German central bank (Bundesbank) vice-president Claudia Buch poses during a photocall at the Bundesbank headquarters in Frankfurt, May 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France Cheap credit is for now not fuelling a destabilizing... Read more
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20d
Channel NewsAsia
Cheap credit not fuelling German real estate bubble for now- central bankeris for now not fuelling a destabilizing real-estate bubble in Germany but the c
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
is for now not fuelling a destabilizing real-estate bubble in Germany but the central bank is closely watching the market, Bundesbank vice president Claudia Buch said on Saturday. Housing prices in Germany - relatively cheap compared with other... Read more
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20d
EuroNews
Cheap credit not fuelling German real estate bubble for now - central bankeris for now not fuelling a destabilising real-estate bubble in Germany but the c
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
is for now not fuelling a destabilising real-estate bubble in Germany but the central bank is closely watching the market, Bundesbank vice president Claudia Buch said on Saturday. Housing prices in Germany – relatively cheap compared with other... Read more
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21d
Zero Hedge
China Central Bank Advisor: "Bitcoin As A Currency Could Collapse Entire Economies"bank payments would put an end to most citizens’ interest in digital currencies
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
bank payments would put an end to most citizens’ interest in digital currencies like bitcoin. For separate reasons, less than a month ago, Bundesbank president Jens Wiedmann also claimed that digital currencies will "make the next crisi... Read more
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22d
The Star
Najib rattles Mahathir-era skeletonsSoros by Robert Slater suggested that before he placed his massive bets, Soros
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Soros by Robert Slater suggested that before he placed his massive bets, Soros had got off the phone with the head of the Bundesbank. Maybe Soros had detected a certain tremor in that man's voice that told him it was time to bet big against... Read more
22d
Reuters
Dollar poised for weekly gain as investors await U.S. jobs datameeting showed on Thursday. Faster economic recovery in the euro zone is givin
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
meeting showed on Thursday. Faster economic recovery in the euro zone is giving the ECB room to pare its extraordinary stimulus measures, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said on Thursday. (Reporting by Tokyo markets team; Editing by Sam Ho... Read more
24d
Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Rebound From Korea Jitters; S&P Flat As Fed Minutes Await; Oil Slidesour European rates’ strategists noted last month that as German purchases get c
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
our European rates’ strategists noted last month that as German purchases get closer to exhaustion at the front end, the Bundesbank would be somewhat forced to increase purchases at the longer end which may in part reflect the higher average... Read more
24d
DW
Ten years after the financial crisis - what have we learned? |of the financial crisis for Germany, which was followed by many bailouts," reme
DW / Posted 24 days ago
of the financial crisis for Germany, which was followed by many bailouts," remembers Axel Weber, then president of the Bundesbank, Germany's central bank, and now head of the Swiss bank UBS. What has the financial world learned? Fourteen... Read more
25d
Reuters
Unnerved by markets, ECB rate setters wary of July moveJuly, but after the market reaction to Draghi's speech I'm less sure about it,"
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
July, but after the market reaction to Draghi's speech I'm less sure about it," one official said. The head of Germany's Bundesbank, Jens Weidmann, said on Saturday that ECB rate setters were discussing moving away from an ultra-easy stance but... Read more
25d
The Irish Times
Prospect of German at top of ECB alarms bankNow, an uncharacteristic period of reserve from the Bundesbank president has co
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
Now, an uncharacteristic period of reserve from the Bundesbank president has convinced his euro zone colleagues that he is mounting a quiet campaign to take over as ECB chief. Not all of them are happy at the prospect. Mario Draghi’s term as ECB... Read more
26d
Zero Hedge
S&P Futures, Euro Shares Start 2nd Half Solidly In The Green; Oil Rises For 8th Dayweekend for newsflow but there are a few bits and bobs worth pointing out. The
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
weekend for newsflow but there are a few bits and bobs worth pointing out. The first concerns more chatter out of the ECB. Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann told an audience in Germany that “at the moment we see that the economic situation is... Read more
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26d
Business Standard India
Asian stocks start new month on firm footing, bonds under pressurecurrency drew support from expectations that the ECB will likely scale back its
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
currency drew support from expectations that the ECB will likely scale back its stimulus. Jens Weidmann, head of Germany's Bundesbank and a member of the ECB's rate-setting body, said on Saturday that the ECB is working on moving away from its... Read more
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