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ECB not finished with new policy easing, economists say: Reuters poll

12 Jun 2020

BENGALURU The European Central Bank, which just last week said it was ramping up its already-whirring money-printing presses, will announce yet more stimulus measures in response to the pandemic-driven recession, a Reuters poll of economists predicted.

As euro zone recession deepens, ECB to scale up bond buying next month

15 May 2020

BENGALURU The euro zone economy's worst recession on record will be even deeper than forecast less than a month ago, according to a Reuters poll of economists who said the European Central Bank will ramp up its bond-buying again next month.

Euro zone economy set for deepest recession on record: Reuters poll

22 Apr 2020

BENGALURU The euro zone economy is already in its deepest recession on record, according to a Reuters poll of economists, who have stuck to a bleak outlook and worry the downturn might be even worse as coronavirus lockdowns across the bloc take their toll. | Video

European Central Bank seen on hold despite recession risks doubling - Reuters poll

06 Mar 2020

BENGALURU The European Central Bank will not follow the Federal Reserve in cutting interest rates to soften the economic threat from the coronavirus outbreak, even though the median chances of a euro zone recession have doubled in the last month.

ECB negative rates not harmful, but inflation rise to stay elusive - Reuters poll

17 Feb 2020

BENGALURU The European Central Bank's negative interest rate policy is not harming the euro zone economy but will not succeed in bringing inflation up to the central bank's target, a Reuters poll of economists found.

Euro zone slowdown has bottomed but no big bounce in sight: Reuters poll

17 Jan 2020

BENGALURU The slowdown in euro zone economic activity has probably bottomed out, according to a Reuters poll, which showed while the outlook for growth and inflation remained lukewarm the chances of a recession have faded somewhat.

Euro zone likely dodged recession but growth to stay tepid - Reuters poll

06 Dec 2019

BENGALURU The euro zone economy has avoided a recession, according to a Reuters poll of economists who were reasonably confident of that outcome, but their growth and inflation outlook remains very modest for the coming years.

ECB back to easing again, but inflation still not in its grip: Reuters poll

04 Sep 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank will cut its deposit rate next week and announce a restart of its asset purchase program, but over 80% of economists polled by Reuters were skeptical about the bank's ability to influence inflation over the medium term. | Video

ECB to cut rates in September, QE 2.0 still on the cards - Reuters poll

18 Jul 2019

BENGALURU The European Central Bank will cut its deposit rate in September after signalling a bias to do so this month, according to economists in a Reuters poll who do not expect a turnaround in the euro zone's economic fortunes any time soon.

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