Roses are red
Violets are blue
We’ll keep financing conditions favourable
‘Til the crisis is through
Press release: ECB announces €750 billion Pandemic Emergency Purchase Programme (PEPP) ecb.europa.eu/press/pr/date/…..
(THREAD) We have decided to launch a project to prepare for possibly issuing a digital euro. We will look at how a digital euro could be designed and distributed to everyone in the euro area, as well as the impact it would have ecb.europa.eu/press/pr/date/….. 1/3 https://t.co/eHvpFlH8sq
Watch again: Lagarde on digital currencies https://t.co/L2HSjVZ2BD
Praet: As a central bank, we can create money to buy assets #AskECB twitter.com/Gianluca844/st…..
Could #bitcoin offer a viable alternative to traditional currencies? Join in our third #ECBYouthDialogue and tell us what you think! If you have questions about #cryptocurrencies, why not #AskDraghi! Find out how here: ecb.europa.eu/ecb/educationa….. @debatingeurope
Today we welcome Christine @Lagarde as the new ECB President. We wish her all the best for her eight-year term of office. https://t.co/5wYqx0iGVG
The #Avengers aren’t the only ones who promised to do #WhateverItTakes! Almost 7 years ago, we heard something similar… https://t.co/j1rS2Ke4vo
Watch again: Mario Draghi answers a student’s question on cryptocurrencies #ECBYouthDialogue #GenerationEuro https://t.co/5VmHr3sxNw
A digital euro, if it were to be introduced, would be of service to all citizens. But we are not there yet – more work is needed to address the issues it raises.
Learn more about a digital euro ecb.europa.eu/euro/html/digi….. https://t.co/uUEhkHL5B2
Our latest research shows that it is possible to build a simplified payment system for central bank digital currencies. Such a system would safeguard users’ privacy for low-value transactions while ensuring that higher-value transfers are subject to anti-money laundering checks.
(THREAD) Bulgaria and Croatia are taking key steps towards adopting the euro. The Bulgarian lev and Croatian kuna are being included in the Exchange Rate Mechanism II.
The countries join the banking union too, with the ECB supervising their largest banks from 1 October https://t.co/BVTV3O0hkM
We at the ECB ? stable prices #ValentinesDay https://t.co/HVVb8UVgIF
We’ve just received the first banknotes featuring President Lagarde’s signature.
The €5 and €10 notes will be the first with the new signature to enter into circulation, starting next week. Those with the signature of former presidents will remain legal tender. https://t.co/nHzAgH4yrF
Draghi: Negative rates will not provoke the collapse of the financial system
The digital euro would be for all Europeans to use, from everywhere to everybody and everywhere they want to send the money in the euro area. It would be risk-free and simply technological progress, says Executive Board member Fabio Panetta at the @EBFeu’s online event. https://t.co/ByWGav9SMS
(THREAD) As technological changes are transforming how we pay, a digital euro could offer a universally accepted, risk-free and trusted means of payment to complement cash. We’ve analysed its possible benefits and challenges in our report ecb.europa.eu/euro/html/digi….. 1/3 https://t.co/FLv1eRAkBL
How central bankers do #ValentinesDay #ILoveYouLike https://t.co/bSONkkz1NB
European leaders have formally appointed Christine @Lagarde as the next President of the ECB. Ms Lagarde will take office on 1 November. https://t.co/zXQDuu16hZ
??@FrankElderson: Tulips are beautiful flowers. For those who remember 17th century Tulip Mania, they also serve as a reminder of what can happen when prices don’t reflect intrinsic value #AskECB twitter.com/FreddieRaynold…..
Occasional paper: Crypto-Assets - Implications for financial stability, monetary policy, and payments and market infrastructures ecb.europa.eu/pub/pdf/scpops…..
Draghi: 'Minibots' are either money and then they are illegal or they are debt and then the stock of debt goes up. I don’t think there is a third possibility.
Lagarde: We are not here to close spreads, there are other tools and other actors to deal with these issues
Lagarde: Negative interest rates have often been criticised because of their potential side effects. Our assessment continues to be positive as the benefits continue to outweigh the costs.
Hi, we’re the ECB. You may know us from our #GreatestHits “we actually don’t know much about cricket”, “Draghi’s tie is not a monetary policy message” and our hit single “keeping prices stable since 1999” @ECB_cricket #draghitieguesses #EUROat20