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The Irish Times
German investor confidence rises ahead of electionsthat policy makers are closely monitoring exchange-rate developments. While th
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
that policy makers are closely monitoring exchange-rate developments. While the gains have weighed on German exports, the Bundesbank said on Monday that it expects the country’s economy to continue its strong expansion in the third quarter. “The... Read more
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Reuters
German inflation likely to slow in autumn: Bundesbankin the autumn due to the “base effects” of sharp increases a year earlier, but
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
in the autumn due to the “base effects” of sharp increases a year earlier, but core inflation should pick up slightly, the Bundesbank said on Monday. “In the autumn the headline rate should temporarily fall mostly due to base effects, while the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
In Scramble To Explain Bitcoin, BIS Unveils "A New Taxonomy Of Money" In Three Chartsbanks should be worried by their exponentially fast propagation, it not quite a
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
banks should be worried by their exponentially fast propagation, it not quite adoption. Echoing the paradox first voiced by Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann in June, namely that "digital currencies will make the next crisis worse" by pointing out that... Read more
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heraldscotland
Stephen Boyle: Memories of Black Wednesdaythe post-unification boom pushed inflation to levels they found uncomfortably h
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
the post-unification boom pushed inflation to levels they found uncomfortably high, averaging above 3%. In response, the Bundesbank steadily raised interest rates. With German rates rising, keeping sterling within its ERM bands meant the UK had... Read more
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Reuters
France and Italy open to German ECB chief, but not Weidmann: Spiegelhave signalled to Germany that they are open to a German becoming president of
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
have signalled to Germany that they are open to a German becoming president of the European Central Bank but not if it is Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann, Der Spiegel reported on Friday. The German magazine said that representatives from France... Read more
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EuroNews
France and Italy open to German ECB chief, but not Weidmann - Spiegelhave signalled to Germany that they are open to a German becoming president of
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
have signalled to Germany that they are open to a German becoming president of the European Central Bank but not if it is Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann, Der Spiegel reported on Friday. The German magazine said that representatives from France and... Read more
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DW
Italy, France: 'We don't want Jens Weidmann to become ECB president' |In its new edition, Germany's Der Spiegel magazine reported Friday that Italy a
DW / Posted 5 days ago
In its new edition, Germany's Der Spiegel magazine reported Friday that Italy and France would object to installing Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann as head of the European Central Bank after the end of Mario Draghi's term in 2019. It said government... Read more
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Reuters
Cash flow to German banks to dry when QE is unwound: ECB paperby investors buying foreign securities through financial centers in Germany, th
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
by investors buying foreign securities through financial centers in Germany, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Germany’s Bundesbank posted claims of 856 billion euros toward the Target system, which tracks all cross-border flows inside the euro... Read more
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Reuters
ECB should ease up on stimulus as cause for QE is gone: Weidmannthe European Central Bank’s massive asset purchase scheme is no longer there an
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
the European Central Bank’s massive asset purchase scheme is no longer there and policymakers should ease up on stimulus, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said on Thursday. Easy monetary policy is still needed because of low inflation and the... Read more
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Reuters
German wage talks to include new focus: reduced working hoursAG in Bruckhausen, a suburb of the city of Duisburg, Germany, October 2, 2012.
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
AG in Bruckhausen, a suburb of the city of Duisburg, Germany, October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender/File Photo Bundesbank Chief Economist Jens Ulbrich said IG Metall’s ideas about working time autonomy and partial compensation for... Read more
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The Young Witness
Eurozone inflation back at rate-cut levelsoff on spending on expectations of lower prices, leading to two decades of econ
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
off on spending on expectations of lower prices, leading to two decades of economic stagnation. Speaking last Thursday, Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann also said the risk of widespread deflation in the euro zone was very limited, adding that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
World Stocks Hit Fresh Record High As Irma, Korea Rally Continues; Dollar Stallsat the ECB, it was interesting to note the El Mundo report yesterday suggesting
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
at the ECB, it was interesting to note the El Mundo report yesterday suggesting that the German government wants Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann to replace ECB President Mario Draghi when he steps down in October 2019. The article also... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Breslow: This Is The Only Thing Preventing A Full Blown Market Panicsovereign bond market into a tizzy. We actually have a special file where we ke
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
sovereign bond market into a tizzy. We actually have a special file where we keep stories like this. No matter that Bundesbank President Weidmann, no less, reminded us that “inflation pick-up will only be sluggish and that uncertainty about... Read more
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Reuters
ECB should not miss right moment to act on policy: WeidmannGermany (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should be careful not to miss the
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
Germany (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should be careful not to miss the right moment to tweak its policy stance, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann, one of the ECB’s top critics, said on Friday. Weidmann’s comments come after the ECB... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tens of thousands evacuated as bomb squad called in to deal with WW2 devicetheir homes. The compulsory evacuation was Germany's biggest such manoeuvre si
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
their homes. The compulsory evacuation was Germany's biggest such manoeuvre since the war. Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, where $70 billion in gold reserves are stored underground was also evacuated but police maintained security at... Read more
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dna
Frankfurt: Massive WWII bomb defused after evacuating 60,000 peoplesite last week. The evacuation area included two hospitals, care homes, the Op
dna / Posted 16 days ago
site last week. The evacuation area included two hospitals, care homes, the Opera House and Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, where $70 billion in gold reserves are stored underground. Police maintained security at the building. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Frankfurt defuses massive WWII bomb after evacuating 60,000evacuating 60,000 The evacuation area included two hospitals, care homes, the
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
evacuating 60,000 The evacuation area included two hospitals, care homes, the Opera House and Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank where $70 billion in gold reserves are stored. FILE: German police marking tape. Picture: AFP FRANKFURT – German... Read more
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17d
Reuters
Frankfurt defuses massive WWII bomb after evacuating 60,000site last week. The evacuation area included two hospitals, care homes, the Op
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
site last week. The evacuation area included two hospitals, care homes, the Opera House and Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank, where $70 billion in gold reserves are stored underground. Police maintained security at the building. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Frankfurt residents wait anxiously as crews work to defuse WWII bombcity's leafy Westend neighbourhood, home to many wealthy bankers. The evacuati
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
city's leafy Westend neighbourhood, home to many wealthy bankers. The evacuation area includes Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, where $US70 billion in gold reserves are stored. Police set up cordons around the evacuation area, which covered... Read more
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Reuters
Frankfurt starts defusing massive WWII bomb after evacuating 60,000city’s leafy Westend neighborhood, home to many wealthy bankers. The evacuation
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
city’s leafy Westend neighborhood, home to many wealthy bankers. The evacuation area includes Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank, where $70 billion in gold reserves are stored. Police set up cordons around the evacuation area, which covered a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Vault Containing $70 Billion In German Gold To Be Evacuated As Frankfurt Defuses Massive Bombradius: these include Frankfurt’s Goethe University, police headquarters, two h
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
radius: these include Frankfurt’s Goethe University, police headquarters, two hospitals, transport systems... oh and the Bundesbank headquarters, which as a reminder ten days ago completed the accelerated repatriation of 674 tonnes of gold - some... Read more
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Gulf News
Cryptocurrencies are new barbarians at the gate of central bankstechnology for their own purposes, like upgrading payments systems.Carl-Ludwig
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
technology for their own purposes, like upgrading payments systems.Carl-Ludwig Thiele, a board member of Germany’s Bundesbank, has described bitcoin as a “niche phenomenon” but blockchain as far more interesting, if it can be adapted for... Read more
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Reuters
Huge WW2 bomb to be defused close to German gold reservesreserves will be evacuated on Sunday to allow the defusing of a 1.8 ton World W
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
reserves will be evacuated on Sunday to allow the defusing of a 1.8 ton World War Two bomb. A spokesman for the German Bundesbank said, however, "the usual security arrangements" would remain in place while experts worked to disarm the bomb,... Read more
20d
Reuters
ECB unease over firmer euro risks slowing asset purchase exitbank's intent to phase out asset purchases in its policy statement. Led by Jen
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
bank's intent to phase out asset purchases in its policy statement. Led by Jens Weidmann, the President of the powerful Bundesbank who has already called for a "quick and orderly" exit - they argue that no extension of what is an emergency... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Frankfurt to evacuate 70,000 to defuse WWII bombwhile a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, th
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
while a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, the police said. Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, Frankfurt's Goethe University, and at least two hospitals will also be evacuated, in one of the largest... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Frankfurt to evacuate 60,000 people to defuse British WWII bombwhile a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
while a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, the police said. Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, Frankfurt's Goethe University, and at least two hospitals will also be evacuated, in one of the largest... Read more
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EuroNews
Frankfurt to evacuate 60,000 people to defuse British WWII bombwhile a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, th
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
while a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, the police said. Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank, Frankfurt’s Goethe University, and at least two hospitals will also be evacuated, in one of the largest... Read more
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Swissinfo
Frankfurt to evacuate 60,000 people to defuse British WWII bombwhile a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, th
Swissinfo / Posted 21 days ago
while a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, the police said. Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, Frankfurt's Goethe University, and at least two hospitals will also be evacuated, in one of the largest... Read more
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Reuters
Frankfurt to evacuate 60,000 people to defuse British WWII bombwhile a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, th
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
while a large World War Two bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, the police said. Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, Frankfurt's Goethe University, and at least two hospitals will also be evacuated, in one of the largest... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Weird Things Are Happening With Golddisparage gold, they quietly pay close attention to it. The first strange gold
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
disparage gold, they quietly pay close attention to it. The first strange gold story involves Germany… The Deutsche Bundesbank, the central bank of Germany, announced that it had completed the repatriation of gold to Frankfurt from foreign... Read more
21d
EuroNews
Low rates 'weigh heavily' on smaller German banks - watchdogscontinue to “weigh heavily” on Germany’s smaller banks, two watchdogs said on W
EuroNews / Posted 21 days ago
continue to “weigh heavily” on Germany’s smaller banks, two watchdogs said on Wednesday. Germany’s bank regulators, the Bundesbank and BaFin, surveyed about 1,500 small and medium-sized banks, accounting for 88 percent of institutions and 41... Read more
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Reuters
Low rates 'weigh heavily' on smaller German banks: watchdogscontinue to "weigh heavily" on Germany's smaller banks, two watchdogs said on W
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
continue to "weigh heavily" on Germany's smaller banks, two watchdogs said on Wednesday. Germany's bank regulators, the Bundesbank and BaFin, surveyed about 1,500 small and medium-sized banks, accounting for 88 percent of institutions and 41... Read more
22d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Euro rises above $1.20 for first time in more than two yearsCentral Bank (ECB), Mario Draghi, is seen on the new 50 euro banknote during a
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
Central Bank (ECB), Mario Draghi, is seen on the new 50 euro banknote during a presentation by the German Central Bank (Bundesbank) at its headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March 16, 2017. (Reuters file photo) LONDON -- The euro advanced to... Read more
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express
Better off out: German economist predicts bright future for UK but trouble ahead for EUbalance is now 840 billion euros, or 25 per cent of German GDP. It’s money gone
express / Posted 23 days ago
balance is now 840 billion euros, or 25 per cent of German GDP. It’s money gone and it will show up in low profits from the Bundesbank and presumably higher taxes. All these measures that have been implemented to drain German wealth to support... Read more
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The Irish Times
High Noon at Westbury as INM stand-off dominates AGMfinancial institutions continued this week, with Frankfurt and Dublin said to b
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
financial institutions continued this week, with Frankfurt and Dublin said to be drawing the bulk of the wandering eyes. Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret told Germany’s Der Spiegel magazine that 20 big financial institutions are in... Read more
26d
Zero Hedge
The Truth About Bundesbank Repatriation of Gold From U.S.feigned to inspect the U.S. gold reserves in Fort Knox and joked flippantly tha
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
feigned to inspect the U.S. gold reserves in Fort Knox and joked flippantly that he assumed it was there. A day later the Bundesbank, announced that they had repatriated much of their gold reserves from the U.S. and France. Coincidence or... Read more
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Gulf News
German business confidence weakens even as economy forges aheadto 107.9 from 107.3. A purchasing managers survey published this week indicated
Gulf News / Posted 26 days ago
to 107.9 from 107.3. A purchasing managers survey published this week indicated that the economy is on track to expand by more than 2 per cent this year, and the Bundesbank said growth may be stronger than the 1.9 per cent it foreca... Read more
26d
EuroNews
ECB's asset buys do little for inflation: Bundesbank researchbut failed to boost inflation and may have actually increased risks to financia
EuroNews / Posted 26 days ago
but failed to boost inflation and may have actually increased risks to financial stability, research published by the Bundesbank on Friday showed. The conclusions of the paper support the long held views of the German central bank that bond... Read more
26d
NBC 2 Fort Myers
Quest: Let's dodge a debt ceiling fiascosince it, like many other nations, uses the euro instead of a national currency
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 26 days ago
since it, like many other nations, uses the euro instead of a national currency. Those are key reasons why Germany's Bundesbank has completed a plan to return much of the gold it had stored in New York and Paris to Frankfurt. 743 tons in... Read more
26d
Zero Hedge
Full Jackson Hole Agenda Released, Bank of England deputy governor Ben Broadbent , Bank of Mexico Gov. Agustín C
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
, Bank of England deputy governor Ben Broadbent , Bank of Mexico Gov. Agustín Carstens , Riksbank Gov. Stefan Ingves and Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann . Several former Fed officials also will be in attendance, including former Fed Vice... Read more
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27d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Central bankers get together to discuss their $US400 trillion problemis no need in my view for taking further action for next year and, in particula
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
is no need in my view for taking further action for next year and, in particular, not for extending the buying programme," Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann told the German media overnight. Almost simultaneously, and also in Germany, ECB boss... Read more
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express
'A vicious policy' Merkel blasted by top economist for sacrificing Germany at altar of EUallows money to flow in the economy”. But, it emerged in 2012 that a massive i
express / Posted 27 days ago
allows money to flow in the economy”. But, it emerged in 2012 that a massive imbalance had built up between the German Bundesbank and other institutions, with many commentators observing the system had turned into a “stealth bailout” of... Read more
27d
Business Insider Australia
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morningthe euro. Eurozone composite PMIs beat forecasts, suggesting the economic recov
Business Insider Australia / Posted 27 days ago
the euro. Eurozone composite PMIs beat forecasts, suggesting the economic recovery is still on track. The head of Germany’s Bundesbank also took a more hawkish outlook on the ECB’s tapering of its asset purchase program. The euro is back above... Read more
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27d
Zero Hedge
German Central Bank Completes Repatriation Of $28 Billion In Gold Three Years Ahead Of ScheduleOn January 16, 2013, the Bundesbank - one of the biggest gold holder in the wor
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
On January 16, 2013, the Bundesbank - one of the biggest gold holder in the world, with 3,378 tonnes - shocked the world: out of the blue, the German central bank announced that by December 31, 2020, it intends to store half of Germany’s gold... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Germany repatriates $31B in gold from Paris, New YorkYork, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic
KTXS Abilene / Posted 28 days ago
York, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic emergency. Germany's central bank -- the Bundesbank -- said it used "verification measures" throughout the transfer process to ensure no gold was stolen or... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Germany repatriates $31B in gold from Paris, New YorkYork, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic
KECI Missoula / Posted 28 days ago
York, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic emergency. Germany's central bank -- the Bundesbank -- said it used "verification measures" throughout the transfer process to ensure no gold was stolen or... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Germany repatriates $31B in gold from Paris, New YorkYork, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 28 days ago
York, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic emergency. Germany's central bank -- the Bundesbank -- said it used "verification measures" throughout the transfer process to ensure no gold was stolen or... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Germany repatriates $31B in gold from Paris, New YorkYork, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 28 days ago
York, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic emergency. Germany's central bank -- the Bundesbank -- said it used "verification measures" throughout the transfer process to ensure no gold was stolen or... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Germany repatriates $31B in gold from Paris, New YorkYork, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 28 days ago
York, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic emergency. Germany's central bank -- the Bundesbank -- said it used "verification measures" throughout the transfer process to ensure no gold was stolen or... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Germany repatriates $31B in gold from Paris, New YorkYork, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 28 days ago
York, where it can be quickly exchanged for UK pounds or dollars in an economic emergency. Germany's central bank -- the Bundesbank -- said it used "verification measures" throughout the transfer process to ensure no gold was stolen or... Read more
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