Friday December 6, 2019

The A to Z of QE: Draghi’s move explained

What will the QE blitz mean for you?

25th January, 2015
Mario Draghi: bold move

It was the most dramatic policy intervention by the European Central Bank since it was established. Having finally bested his German opposition, ECB president Mario Draghi took the wraps off his €1.26 trillion quantitative easing programme.

QE is designed to breathe fresh life into sluggish eurozone inflation figures, and stave off the threat of a damaging deflationary spiral. However, many questions will remain over how effective this will be and whether the high-level policy actions...

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