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European Central Bank sets end date for huge stimulus program

2 monthes ago   |   By CNN Money

Since launching quantitative easing in March 2015, the European Central Bank has bought trillions of euros worth of bonds.
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Euro slides after ECB says it will end its 2.5 trillion euro bond-buying program

Euro slides after ECB says it will end its 2.5 trillion euro bond-buying program

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The European Central Bank said Thursday it will end its bond-buying program in December.
The central bank also said it expects to keep rates unchanged through the summer of 2019.
The euro fell 0.55% against the greenback following the announcements.
The euro slid versus the dollar Thursday after the European Central Bank said it would end its €2.5 trillion bond-buying program at the end of the year and expects to keep rates steady through next summer.
The euro was down 0.56% against the dollar at 8:30 a.m. ET.
The ECB said in a statement that the large-scale stimulus program, which has...
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