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#Mario Draghi

# mario-draghi - Friday 17 September, 2021

Italian government to require all workers to display Covid pass
# Italy
# Italy

Italian government to require all workers to display Covid pass

Sep 17th 2021, 7:10 AM 19,505 Views 39 Comments

Public and private sector employees will have to produce a health pass to access their workplaces from October 15.

# mario-draghi - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Majority of Italians signal support as 'Super' Mario Draghi sworn in as new prime minister
# Top Job
# Top Job

Majority of Italians signal support as 'Super' Mario Draghi sworn in as new prime minister

Feb 13th 2021, 2:10 PM 9,177 Views 6 Comments

The veteran politician formerly held the top job at the European Central Bank.

# mario-draghi - Friday 12 February, 2021

Mario Draghi says he has enough support to form Italy’s new government
# Italy
# Italy

Mario Draghi says he has enough support to form Italy’s new government

Feb 12th 2021, 8:06 PM 8,561 Views 5 Comments

Draghi has also submitted the names of his Cabinet members to President Sergio Mattarella, who has the job of naming them.

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Italy turns to 'Super Mario' Draghi to solve political turmoil and form government
# Wily Veteran
# Wily Veteran

Italy turns to 'Super Mario' Draghi to solve political turmoil and form government

Feb 3rd 2021, 2:07 PM 9,289 Views 10 Comments

Draghi will lead a non-political government as Italy still reels from the Covid-19 crisis.

# mario-draghi - Saturday 28 October, 2017

'Do your job': Finance Committee wants ECB chief to explain role in tracker mortgage scandal
# Oversight
# Oversight

'Do your job': Finance Committee wants ECB chief to explain role in tracker mortgage scandal

Oct 28th 2017, 10:39 AM 13,537 Views 52 Comments

The committee’s chair said it is important to keep the pressure on the banks now.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 3 December, 2015

This man is taking the euro deeper and deeper into the unknown
# Santa Mario
# Santa Mario

This man is taking the euro deeper and deeper into the unknown

Dec 3rd 2015, 3:33 PM 19,618 Views 60 Comments

The ECB cut a key interest rate to a new record low for the region today.

# mario-draghi - Monday 23 November, 2015

The poor euro is getting pummelled again
# Low Note
# Low Note

The poor euro is getting pummelled again

Nov 23rd 2015, 12:25 PM 34,844 Views 53 Comments

Things were looking OK there for a while.

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Glitterbombing woman calls for 'end to ECB dictatorship'
# Glitterbomb
# Glitterbomb

Glitterbombing woman calls for 'end to ECB dictatorship'

Apr 15th 2015, 3:37 PM 19,245 Views 77 Comments

That’s one way to make your point.

# mario-draghi - Monday 9 March, 2015

Explainer: Why the ECB will be pulling €1.1 TRILLION out of thin air... and what it means for you
# To Qe Or Not To Qe
# To Qe Or Not To Qe

Explainer: Why the ECB will be pulling €1.1 TRILLION out of thin air... and what it means for you

Mar 9th 2015, 12:25 PM 52,886 Views 139 Comments

The European Central Bank’s €1.1 trillion QE plan starts today.

# mario-draghi - Friday 6 March, 2015

The last few days have been pretty brutal for the euro
# That Sinking Feeling
# That Sinking Feeling

The last few days have been pretty brutal for the euro

Mar 6th 2015, 1:30 PM 27,690 Views 82 Comments

The ECB will start its €1.1 trillion spending programme on Monday and that’s hitting the currency hard.

# mario-draghi - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Here's what the new €20 note looks like
# Scór
# Scór

Here's what the new €20 note looks like

Feb 24th 2015, 2:00 PM 25,260 Views 46 Comments

The notes won’t be distributed until 25 November.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 19 February, 2015

ECB head: Ireland could have burned bondholders
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

ECB head: Ireland could have burned bondholders

Feb 19th 2015, 11:55 AM 18,316 Views 80 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# mario-draghi - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Is the ECB 'so inept' that Greece may actually end up leaving the euro?
# No Cash For You
# No Cash For You

Is the ECB 'so inept' that Greece may actually end up leaving the euro?

Feb 5th 2015, 3:24 PM 16,477 Views 99 Comments

Europe’s lender of last resort is facing a torrent of criticism in the fallout from last night’s statement concerning Greece’s government debt

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Greece is facing three massive tests for its debt plans today
# Crunch Time
# Crunch Time

Greece is facing three massive tests for its debt plans today

Feb 4th 2015, 11:13 AM 12,303 Views 81 Comments

It’s going to be a big day for the country’s new leaders.

# mario-draghi - Sunday 25 January, 2015

The Briefcase: A money-conjuring trick, billionaires' paradise and so many buzzwords
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: A money-conjuring trick, billionaires' paradise and so many buzzwords

Jan 25th 2015, 10:30 AM 12,750 Views 15 Comments

This was the week in business.

# mario-draghi - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Conor McGregor, Queen Elizabeth and club sandwiches: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Conor McGregor, Queen Elizabeth and club sandwiches: The week in numbers

Jan 24th 2015, 7:00 PM 10,289 Views 2 Comments

Plus: How much does it cost to rent an Irish pub on wheels?

# mario-draghi - Friday 23 January, 2015

The money in your pocket is at its lowest value for ten years
# In Decline
# In Decline

The money in your pocket is at its lowest value for ten years

Jan 23rd 2015, 1:33 PM 21,622 Views 79 Comments

How low can it go?

# mario-draghi - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Stand and deliver: Super Mario fires off a €1 TRILLION ECB spending spree
# The Big Guns
# The Big Guns

Stand and deliver: Super Mario fires off a €1 TRILLION ECB spending spree

Jan 22nd 2015, 9:57 PM 29,098 Views 105 Comments

The central bank has finally announced its long-awaited money-creation programme.

It's not the best time to order stuff from America...
# Quantitative Healing
# Quantitative Healing

It's not the best time to order stuff from America...

Jan 22nd 2015, 7:09 PM 30,212 Views 23 Comments

Something big happened today…

Breakthrough: Jean-Claude Trichet could take part in the banking inquiry after all (sort of)
# Thanks Enda
# Thanks Enda

Breakthrough: Jean-Claude Trichet could take part in the banking inquiry after all (sort of)

Jan 22nd 2015, 5:00 PM 7,192 Views 26 Comments

And you can thank Enda Kenny if he does.

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

The head of the ECB is greasing markets for a money-printing injection
# Draghinomics
# Draghinomics

The head of the ECB is greasing markets for a money-printing injection

Jan 14th 2015, 4:57 PM 13,661 Views 42 Comments

An advisor to the EU’s top court has cleared a controversial bond-buying scheme.

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

The ECB will get radical soon to stop the eurozone going down a deflationary hole
# Downward Spiral
# Downward Spiral

The ECB will get radical soon to stop the eurozone going down a deflationary hole

Jan 7th 2015, 6:47 PM 15,558 Views 51 Comments

Prices are falling, but that’s not the good news you may think.

# mario-draghi - Monday 5 January, 2015

This chart shows why you're getting less and less US dollars for your euro
# Bang For Your Buck
# Bang For Your Buck

This chart shows why you're getting less and less US dollars for your euro

Jan 5th 2015, 10:40 AM 11,467 Views 22 Comments

The fresh talk of Greece leaving the Euro really isn’t helping.

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Enda: I'll ask Mario Draghi to attend the banking inquiry
# Good Luck With That
# Good Luck With That

Enda: I'll ask Mario Draghi to attend the banking inquiry

Dec 17th 2014, 2:02 PM 7,130 Views 49 Comments

The Taoiseach was described as “a crawler” by Sinn Féin’s Mary Lou McDonald in the Dáil today.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 4 December, 2014

European economies look even sicker than expected, but the ECB isn't getting radical yet
# Ecb Waiting Game
# Ecb Waiting Game

European economies look even sicker than expected, but the ECB isn't getting radical yet

Dec 4th 2014, 5:40 PM 8,777 Views 32 Comments

There will be no new ECB spending spree this month – despite growth forecasts being slashed.

# mario-draghi - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

The ECB has more or less said: 'We're not going to Dublin, you can forget about it'
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

The ECB has more or less said: 'We're not going to Dublin, you can forget about it'

Nov 26th 2014, 5:29 PM 15,280 Views 44 Comments

The banking inquiry’s public hearings will begin the week after next – but it looks like the ECB won’t be there.

# mario-draghi - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Sorry Ireland, Draghi says the ECB won't be fronting the banking inquiry
# No Show
# No Show

Sorry Ireland, Draghi says the ECB won't be fronting the banking inquiry

Nov 18th 2014, 10:57 AM 7,396 Views 46 Comments

The central bank has been accused of treating Ireland with disdain.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 2 October, 2014

The ECB will start its shopping spree within weeks to get the eurozone going
# Hey Big Spender
# Hey Big Spender

The ECB will start its shopping spree within weeks to get the eurozone going

Oct 2nd 2014, 4:08 PM 8,893 Views 20 Comments

Interest rates remain at record lows as euro bankers plan a two-year spending binge.

# mario-draghi - Friday 29 August, 2014

Pressure is mounting on Mario Draghi to turn on the cash taps
# Deflation Stations
# Deflation Stations

Pressure is mounting on Mario Draghi to turn on the cash taps

Aug 29th 2014, 4:46 PM 9,730 Views 48 Comments

Weak inflation data from the EU could force the Italian’s hand.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 14 August, 2014

This morning, major European economies hit the slow lane. Here's what it means.
# Sluggish
# Sluggish

This morning, major European economies hit the slow lane. Here's what it means.

Aug 14th 2014, 11:29 AM 12,930 Views 60 Comments

Germany and France both posted negative results, with pressure now on Mario Draghi to act.

# mario-draghi - Friday 6 June, 2014

Will the ECB's new €400 billion lending plan filter down to Irish SMEs?
# Trickle Down
# Trickle Down

Will the ECB's new €400 billion lending plan filter down to Irish SMEs?

Jun 6th 2014, 6:26 PM 5,898 Views 17 Comments

Yesterday the ECB sought to match words with actions, but will it have an impact for Irish SMEs?

# mario-draghi - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Is this the big bazooka? - €400 billion funding package announced by Draghi
# Kablamo
# Kablamo

Is this the big bazooka? - €400 billion funding package announced by Draghi

Jun 5th 2014, 3:28 PM 15,560 Views 43 Comments

SME and non-financial corporate lending is the main target of today’s package of measures, with the ECB also cutting inflation expectations.

ECB announces negative rate in bid to fight deflation
# Uncharted Territory
# Uncharted Territory

ECB announces negative rate in bid to fight deflation

Jun 5th 2014, 1:29 PM 12,961 Views 42 Comments

The rate at which the European Central Bank pays commercial banks for depositing their unused cash has been reduced from zero per cent to minus 0.10 per cent.

# mario-draghi - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 3rd 2014, 2:33 PM 11,474 Views 61 Comments

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

# mario-draghi - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Damien Kiberd: United States of Europe? Then show us the benefits
# Opinion
# Opinion

Damien Kiberd: United States of Europe? Then show us the benefits

Apr 20th 2014, 8:30 AM 301 Views 44 Comments

With the EU forcing us into a ‘devaluation for slow learners’, isn’t it time we look closer at what exactly the euro has done for us?

# mario-draghi - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Morgan Kelly warns SMEs could ‘go under’ taking a big chunk of the Irish economy
# Forecast
# Forecast

Morgan Kelly warns SMEs could ‘go under’ taking a big chunk of the Irish economy

Mar 9th 2014, 8:05 PM 30,893 Views 94 Comments

Kelly said there is going to be a lot of SMEs cleared out ‘in one go’ following ECB stress tests.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Bank note computer game winners to receive Mario Draghi signed €5 note
# Competition
# Competition

Bank note computer game winners to receive Mario Draghi signed €5 note

Dec 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 9,762 Views 19 Comments

The new €10 banknote will be unveiled on 13 January 2014.

# mario-draghi - Monday 16 December, 2013

Irish banks still a source of 'some concern' says Mario Draghi
# Banking
# Banking

Irish banks still a source of 'some concern' says Mario Draghi

Dec 16th 2013, 7:58 PM 8,282 Views 53 Comments

He said swift and decisive action is needed to address some of the issues in the Irish banking system.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Steady as she goes: ECB holds interest rate at record low of 0.25 per cent
# Super Mario
# Super Mario

Steady as she goes: ECB holds interest rate at record low of 0.25 per cent

Dec 5th 2013, 1:50 PM 4,155 Views 27 Comments

Good news for those on tracker mortgages today as records remain at a record low.

# mario-draghi - Thursday 7 November, 2013

All-time low: ECB cuts its main interest in boost to tracker mortgage holders
# Super Mario
# Super Mario

All-time low: ECB cuts its main interest in boost to tracker mortgage holders

Nov 7th 2013, 1:06 PM 12,612 Views 106 Comments

ECB president Mario Draghi has cut the rate for the fifth time in two years.

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