Playlist: Quantitative easing

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Quarterly Outlook: Credit impulse contraction bad news for growth
Dembik Christopher
03 October 2017 at 10:30 GMT
Quarterly Outlook: The geopolitical maelstrom – #SaxoStrats
Steen Jakobsen
03 October 2017 at 10:00 GMT
From the Floor: Risk-off rules as North Korea spooks markets
26 September 2017 at 7:29 GMT
Draghi can’t talk the euro down — #SaxoStrats
John J Hardy
09 March 2017 at 15:25 GMT
Just how divided is the ECB? – #SaxoStrats
John J Hardy
19 January 2017 at 10:00 GMT
Euro crushed under Draghi’s wheels — #SaxoStrats
John J Hardy
09 December 2016 at 12:26 GMT
Quarterly Outlook video: Queasy and uneasy
John J Hardy
05 October 2016 at 12:05 GMT
Quarterly Outlook video: Before false gods
Kay Van-Petersen
04 October 2016 at 12:09 GMT
Quarterly Outlook video: The new mantra
Dembik Christopher
30 September 2016 at 12:06 GMT
Bank of Japan and helicopter money?: Hardy
John J Hardy
20 July 2016 at 11:54 GMT
Essential Trades Q3 - It doesn't get bigger: Van-Petersen
Kay Van-Petersen
12 July 2016 at 7:08 GMT
Euro rises despite ECB delivering more than expected: Hardy
John J Hardy
10 March 2016 at 15:12 GMT
The ECB survival guide: Fasdal
Simon Fasdal
09 March 2016 at 13:35 GMT
Fasdal: What could be the ECB's secret weapon for March?
Simon Fasdal
26 February 2016 at 15:02 GMT
Jakobsen: Negative interest rates could be Fed's choice
Steen Jakobsen
04 February 2016 at 15:00 GMT
Video / 09 March 2017 at 15:25 GMT

Draghi can’t talk the euro down — #SaxoStrats

John J Hardy
EUR has rallied despite the European Central Bank keeping its main policy rates on hold and unchanging its QE programme as expected. Saxo Bank’s head of FX strategy John Hardy digests market reaction.

ECB president Mario Draghi said that “risks of deflation have largely disappeared”.

The central bank has increased its GDP forecasts for 2017 (+1.8% from +1.7% in December) and 2018 (+1.7% from +1.6% in December).   

Its inflation forecasts were upgraded for 2017 (+1.8% from +1.3% in December) and 2018 (+1.7% from +1.6% in December).


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