Global small business marketplace lender Funding Circle has named Jörg Asmussen to its board. Mr. Asmussen is a German economist and policymaker who was State Secretary for the German Ministry of Finance between 2008 and 2012 and the German Ministry of Labour ...
Bank governor dismisses setting negative interest rates even in the event of an economic downturn
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Minutes of ECB governing council meeting indicate bank’s readiness to cut credit costs further to improve bank lending
Weak economic figures from Japan and China overlooked as European Central Bank chief hints at further stimulus activity
According to Europol, the high-value banknote accounts for a third of all the euro notes in circulation
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