Ewald Nowotny

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The ECB currently intends to keep buying debt at a pace of €30 billion a month until at least September. Photograph: iStock

European Central Bank chief economist Peter Praet has confirmed that next week’s policy meeting will be pivotal for reaching a decision on when to end(...)

Shares in Norwegian Air rose 47%  after IAG said it was considering marking an offer for the carrier. Photograph: Reuters

Ireland’s benchmark Iseq overall index outperformed wider European markets on Thursday, rising 0.95 per cent. European shares rose alongside a relie(...)

  Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the start of the trading day in New York. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

European shares rose on Tuesday after Chinese president Xi Jinping promised to cut import tariffs, fuelling optimism that a trade war between his coun(...)

The Beast from the East weighed on the euro zone services sector.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Heavy snow slowed activity in Europe’s dominant service industry last month but with growth still relatively strong, policy expectations for the Europ(...)

In December, Mr Nowotny said markets’ expectations of the European Central Bank were unrealistically high

European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny said turbulence in financial markets in recent weeks has been largely driven by emerging(...)

President Mario Draghi has said the ECB is prepared to intervene if risks to inflation increase or financing conditions tighten

The European Central Bank is likely to keep the door open for more monetary stimulus but stop short of taking new policy steps at a meeting on Thursda(...)

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras and Greek president Prokopis Pavlopoulos  at the Presidential Palace in Athens. Photograph: EPA/Armando Babani

Greece will on Wednesday apply for a new bailout to keep it funded for up to two years as its economy risks grinding to a halt and European leaders(...)

Ewald Nowotny: “I assume that the majority of Greeks want to stay in the euro area, so I can imagine that this is a basis for new negotiations”

German chancellor Angela Merkel told a leadership meeting of her Christian Democrats (CDU) on Monday that it was up to Greece to move in the reform st(...)

Pro-Euro protesters take part in a rally in front of the parliament  in Athens. Photograph:   Milos Bicanski/Getty

Thousands of Greeks rallied in front of the national parliament last night to show support for the country’s place in the euro zone, but influential v(...)

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB), is expected to reveal his stimulus plans on Thursday Photograph: Bloomberg

The European Central Bank is said to propose expanding its stimulus to include monthly purchases of €50 billion in sovereign debt through the end of (...)

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