| 7.8°C Dublin

Close

Premium

ECB hawks warn on inflation risks after it hits a 10-year high

Stripping out energy price rises, the rate of inflation was a more modest 1.7pc 

Close

Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann is sounding the alarm over inflation. Photo: Alex Kraus/Bloomberg

Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann is sounding the alarm over inflation. Photo: Alex Kraus/Bloomberg

Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann is sounding the alarm over inflation. Photo: Alex Kraus/Bloomberg

European Central Bank EU policy hawks have begun to sound alarm bells about eurozone inflation after it hit a 10-year high last month – although it is still muted compared with the US .

There are also growing calls for the European Central Bank (ECB) to slow down its emergency bond buying as the economic recovery gains pace.


Related topics


Most Watched





Privacy