The European Central Bank (ECB) still plans to take action to combat the problem of low and falling inflation despite holding off and disappointing markets over the past few months, Portugal's finance minister told CNBC.
Inflation in the euro zone surprised by falling more than expected in January - to the level at which the European Central Bank last cut interest rates.
The decade and a half after the tearing down of the Berlin Wall was a golden age for central banks.
When Frankfurt social worker Stefan Mohr needed a new location for the troubled children he works with to express themselves through spray paint and graffiti, it did not take him long to find a potential site.
The European Central Bank took a "pragmatic and realistic" approach to the euro zone when it cut interest rates last week, the CEO of UBS Sergio Ermotti told CNBC.
High-frequency trading performed by computers increases price efficiency in markets, according to a new report commissioned and published by the ECB.
Euro zone bank shares tumbled Wednesday, after the European Central Bank (ECB) revealed tough new stress tests for the region's financial institutions.
The European Central Bank on Wednesday left the door open for further ultra-cheap loans to European banks, saying the bank had an array of instruments at its disposal to support the nascent recovery.
Europe must make a decision as soon as possible on setting up a strong central authority to handle failing lenders, a key plank of establishing a successful banking union, former European Central Bank (ECB) president Jean Claude Trichet urged on Thursday.
The head of the European Central Bank has ruled out handing Greece a debt relief lifeline, hours after the head of the eurozone finance ministers admitted that Athens will need additional aid next year.