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Europe unleashes aggressive stimulus to boost eurozone

FRANKFURT, Germany - Europe's ailing economy will get a major dose of stimulus from the European Central Bank ? a bond-buying program designed to make loans and exports cheaper so companies can hire and expand.Starting in March, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/europe-unleashes-aggressiv
US economy poised to propel global growth in 2015 as other nations struggle

...requirements, which were a strain for would-be buyers.Some signs of hope overseas have emerged. Analysts expect the European Central Bank to ramp up its stimulus efforts, possibly by buying government bonds. That step would inject more cash into the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-29/us-economy-poised-propel-g
Euro falls to 4-1/2 year low against dollar after ECB chief hints at stimulus

LONDON - The euro slid to a 4½ year low against the dollar on Friday after the head of the European Central Bank hinted at plans to fight alarmingly low inflation across Europe.In an interview with Germany's financial daily Handelsblatt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-02/euro-falls-4-12-year-low-a
Deflation looms as Europe's economic bugbear

LONDON - It's the D-word that's pushing the European Central Bank into a corner.But it's not debt - Europe's main economic problem in recent years - that is driving speculation the ECB will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-02/deflation-looms-europes-ec
US employers add 214,000 jobs in October; unemployment rate falls to 5.8 percent

...estimated.The steady improvement contrasts with the struggles of economies overseas. This week, for example, the European Central Bank opened the door for further help for a eurozone economy that might be on the brink of another recession.The U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-07/us-employers-add-214000-jo
Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...figures showing that the country's annual growth rate slowed to a five-year low of 7.3 percent last quarter.European Central Bank President Mario Draghi also caused a stir in markets when he told a conference in Frankfurt, Germany, that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
European Union cuts economic growth forecast amid global tensions

...percent this year and 1 percent next year, well below the 2 percent annual target of the European Central Bank.In September, the European Central Bank cut interest rates and announced new stimulus plans. Tuesday's report has led to speculation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-04/european-union-cuts-econom
US stocks reach record levels after Japan's surprise economic stimulus

...U.S. Federal Reserve brought an end to its own bond-buying program. Investors have been hopeful that the European Central Bank might also start buying bonds to stimulate that region's economy by keeping interest rates low and injecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/us-stocks-reach-record-lev
European Central Bank vows to protect euro, sending stocks sharply higher in Europe, US

...buy signal that markets were waiting for.When European Central Bank president Mario Draghi vowed to "do whatever it...Draghi's comments as investors anticipated that the European Central Bank might step up its purchases of Spanish government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-26/european-central-bank-vows
European Central Bank keeps key interest rate unchanged

FRANKFURT, Germany - The European Central Bank's governing council left its key refinancing interest rate unchanged at 2 percent Thursday. ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet...

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