Christine Lagarde: IMF chief warned about “ogre that must be fought decisively”.

Inflation in the euro zone hit its lowest level in more than four years in March, stoking fears that the currency bloc is drifting towards a da(...)

ECB HQ in Frankfurt: there is concern in EU circles that next year’s bank stress tests could threaten the EU’s very early-stage economic recovery and the relative market stability that has taken hold since last year’s pledge by the ECB to “do whatever it takes” to preserve the euro

Euro zone banks could be forgiven for feeling a little bit nervous these days, as they await their fate at the hands of the ultimate big Daddy, the Eu(...)