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The paradox of the reduction of interest rates on deposits in Greece

By Leonidas Stergiou The figures published by the ECB and the Bank of Greece for July interest rates are impressive. The conclusions become even more interesting when compared to previous months, when the cost of money...

Switzerland: Inflation at a three-decade high at 3.5%

Inflation also accelerated in Switzerland in August, under the burden of rising energy costs worldwide caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine. In particular, prices in Switzerland rose at an annual rate of 3.5% in August, accelerating from...

The ECB sees inflation landing in 2024

By Leonidas Stergiou Two speeches and interviews by ECB officials days before the September 8 meeting put a brake on expectations of sharp interest rate hikes. The chief economist of the ECB, Philip Lane, from Spain and the...

Villerois (EKT): The next rate hike must be ‘regular and predictable’

His opposition to the possibility of a giant rate hike by the ECB next week, which seems to be prevailing in recent hours in market estimates, was taken by French central banker Villeurat de Gallo, saying...

Euromarkets: Sharp losses and closing at lows of the day with a focus on inflation

The main European indices finished trading with significant losses, in the shadow of the new inflationary record that appears to be leading to a gigantic increase in ECB interest rates. In particular, the pan-European index Stoxx 600...

Goldman Sachs and BofA now see a giant 0.75% ECB rate hike

Goldman Sachs and Bank of America revised their forecasts for the European Central Bank's interest rates today, estimating that a new surge in inflation will prompt its officials to respond aggressively. In particular, as Bloomberg reported, economists...