Feb 27, 2019 - Eurozone's economic sentiment eased for an eighth successive month in February, led by a sharp deterioration in industrial confidence, survey data from the European Commission showed on Wednesday. The economic sentiment index fell to 106.1 from 106.3 in January. Economists had forecast a score of 106.
Feb 22, 2019 - Germany's business confidence fell for a sixth straight month in February to its lowest level in over four years, as firms continue to worry that the economic outlook is set to turn bleak due to worsening global trade tensions and political crises such as Brexit.
Feb 18, 2019 - Thailand's economy expanded at the fastest pace six years in 2018, driven by stronger domestic demand that offset slowing export growth, but the momentum is likely to lose steam due to a general election and a sluggish global economy. Gross domestic product grew 4.1 percent in 2018, after a 4 percent expansion in the previous year, the National Economic and Social Development Council said Monday.
Feb 17, 2019 -
There is nothing remotely uncommon about eating a salad at Walt Disney Concert Hall. I’ve visited the salad bar at the hall’s café countless times.
But eating a salad in Disney Hall had always been a don’t-you-dare matter — until Friday night, when artist Alison Knowles made a humongous one onstage....
Feb 06, 2019 - ING Groep N.V. (NYSE:ING) Q4 2018 Results Conference Call February 06, 2019 03:00 AM ET Company Participants Ralph Hamers - Chief Executive Officer Koos Timmermans - Chief Financial Officer Steven Rij
Feb 06, 2019 - The following slide deck was published by ING Groep N.V. in conjunction with their 2018 Q4 earnings call.
Jan 25, 2019 - Germany's business confidence fell for a fifth successive month in January to its lowest level in nearly three years as firms grew more worried about the impact of a chaotic no-deal Brexit and further escalation of the global trade tensions. The Business Climate Index fell to 99.1 in January, which is the lowest level since February 2016, from 101.0 points in December.
Jan 23, 2019 - The European Central Bank is set to leave its interest rates and forward guidance unchanged on Thursday, after ending its massive asset purchase programme in December, as a myriad of risks including the persistent slowing of the economy, global trade tensions and the Brexit chaos mar the outlook for Eurozone growth.
Jan 14, 2019 - Conventional wisdom says that rising interest rates hurt banks.The interest rate floor on savings accounts will prove to be a cushion when rates rise.A +50bps shift in yield curve could aid ING’s NII
Dec 20, 2018 - Sweden's central bank unexpectedly raised its key interest rate for the first time in over seven years on Thursday, as policymakers assessed that inflation was settling around the bank's target of around 2 percent, thus reducing the need for monetary stimulus. The Executive Board raised the repo rate by a quarter-basis points to -0.25 percent, which was the first hike since July 2011.