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# jens-weidmann - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

ECB action could be 'too little, too late' as eurozone inflation slows to 0.5 per cent

Disappointing inflation figures mean we’re likely to see some action this month, but will it make a difference?

# jens-weidmann - Monday 18 February, 2013

Draghi: ECB hasn't yet considered whether Irish deal is legal

Mario Draghi tells MEPs that the European Central Bank only checks ‘monetary financing’ operations once a year

German central bank says promissory note deal is 'problematic'

In its monthly report the Bundesbank says the deal illustrates problematic overlaps between fiscal and monetary policy.

# jens-weidmann - Friday 7 September, 2012

ECB's bond-buying is not a breach of its rules - Merkel ECB

ECB's bond-buying is not a breach of its rules - Merkel

But that’s not what her Central Bank thinks…

# jens-weidmann - Monday 27 August, 2012

Head of Bundesbank says ECB bond buying is "like a drug"

In the latest sign of a growing rift within the ECB, Jens Weidman criticised the ECB chief’s policies on buying member state bonds to drive down borrowing costs.

# jens-weidmann - Sunday 1 April, 2012

German central bank 'to stop taking Irish bonds as collateral'

A German newspaper report says the Bundesbank won’t take Irish, Greek or Portuguese bonds from banks any more.