ECB Interest Rate History

In the Eurozone there are several interest rates which are set by the ECB.The rate that most people in Ireland on tracker mortgages are interested in is called the main refinancing rate . This rate was  reduced to ...
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ECB Cuts Interest Rate to Zero

At todays monthly meeting of the ECB it was announced that the headline interest rate will be cut to zero from the current low rate of  0.05%. The last cut in the ECB rate was in Sept 2014 ...
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EBC and Quantitative Easing

Today the  ECB interest rate was kept at 0.05%  - but the European Central Bank also unveiled the details of its quantitative easing programme, which it is hoped will lift the  euro zone economy out of stagnation. The ...
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ECB cuts rate to just 0.05%

At today’s meeting of the Governing Council of the ECB it was announced that the  main refinancing interest rate will be decreased from 0.15% to 0.05%,  from 10th September 2014. This is the rate that affects tracker mortgages ...
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ECB – Interest Rates Cut

The ECB has announced a cut in the  base interest rate from 0.25% to 0.15%. The rates that banks get for funds on deposit has also been cut to minus 0.1%   - making it the first major central ...
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ECB Interest Rate Stays at 0.25%

The  European Central Bank left interest rates on hold today (Thursday) despite forecasting low inflation for years to come. The ECB left its main interest rate at 0.25 percent - which was expected and it also  held the ...
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