Sunday 15, June 2014 by Matthew Amlôt

QNB: ECB monetary stimulus may avoid Eurozone deflation

The European Central Bank (ECB) announced a package of monetary stimulus measures. The package includes lowering the deposit rate to -0.1 per cent—the first time that the ECB will charge commercial banks for depositing excess reserves at the central bank. It also included a new program to provide banks with cheap funding to encourage lending to the real economy.

Features & Analyses

Islamic Finance The path forward

After years of milestones, Islamic finance in Dubai and beyond still has work to do, writes Abdulla Mohammed Al Awar, CEO of DIEDC read more