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European Markets Higher After ECB’s QE
By Avatrade - Jan 23, 2015

European markets opened higher on the final trading day of the week. Investors have cheered the big bazooka – QE package from the European Central Bank. Mr Draghi, surprised the markets ...

Euro Weak On ECB Easing
By ActionForex - Jan 23, 2015

Euro weakened broadly over night after ECB launched a massive expansion in the asset buying program that is worth over EUR 1T. EUR/USD extended recent fall to as low as 1.1314 so far while EUR/JPY hit...

Marshall Gittler
Draghi Pulls Out A European Bazooka
By Marshall Gittler - Jan 23, 2015

DECB President Draghi Thursday announced a larger-than-expected quantitative easing (QE) program, sending the euro down sharply and pushing Eurozone bond yields to record lows. I expect the program to...

Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 23 January 2015   
By Danske Markets - Jan 23, 2015

Market movers today After yesterday's bold move by the ECB in which Draghi announced a long-awaited QE programme, focus will be on digesting and assessing the details. Otherwise it is Big PMI Day....

Michael T. Snyder
Euro: The Beginning Of The End
By Michael T. Snyder - Jan 23, 2015 3

The long-anticipated collapse of the euro is here. When the ECB president Mario Draghi unveiled an open-ended quantitative easing program worth at least 60 billion euros a month on Thursday, stocks ...

Lance Roberts
The Fed, Rig Counts And The ECB
By Lance Roberts - Jan 22, 2015

The Fed Might Not Raise Rates This Year Yesterday, I wrote a fairly lengthy discussion on the biggest fear of the Fed is deflation. As I stated: "The biggest worry of the Federal Reserve, and frankly...

Doug Short
WSJ Forecasts: 10-Year Yields, Fed Funds Rate
By Doug Short - Jan 22, 2015

The big economic news today is the ECB's announcement of a quantitative-easing program of 60 billion euros per month starting in March and lasting until September 2016. That's a total commitment of ...

Bill Holter
Europe’s QE Suicide
By Bill Holter - Jan 22, 2015

As you now know, Europe is set to announce a new QE program. I wish these money-printing rocket scientists would call it like it really is, outright monetization but then again the average non ...

Marc Chandler
ECB QE In 6 Points
By Marc Chandler - Jan 22, 2015

There are six key elements to the ECB’s announcement: 1. Starting in March the ECB will buy 60 bln euros a month in national bonds and agency bonds. The amounts will be driven by the ...

Bob Eisenbeis
Lessons On Forward Guidance
By Bob Eisenbeis - Jan 22, 2015

Events of the last week, including today at the ECB, should provide valuable lessons for the Federal Reserve as it formulates an exit strategy from its accommodative monetary policy. During the ...

Will The ECB Make It Pop Or Make It Drop?
By Avatrade - Jan 22, 2015

The old and bold QE strategy If there is anything well know on the market and traders know about a term or infact are addicted of some thing, it is without any doubt- the Quantitative Easing program. ...