Commenting on the inflation outlook, the European Central Bank (ECB) executive board member Isabel Schnabel said Saturday that she is very confident that Eurozone will not experience ‘excessively high inflation.”
“Our medium-term inflation projection is subdued: only 1.4% in 2023. Though that is surrounded by uncertainty, I am sure that we will not experience excessively high inflation.”
“Whether inflation rises sustainably ultimately hinges on whether wages also rise and amplify inflation through second-round effects.”
“So far we have seen little evidence of that -- also in Germany.”
“A target of 2% has an important function: it creates space so that our monetary policy can have its stabilizing effect.”
“The new inflation target safeguards our room to maneuver and benefits people.”
“It’s important to “firmly anchor” citizens’ inflation expectations close to the ECB’s goal.”
“Moderately higher inflation is a sign of a better economic outlook.”
“We have to support this with our monetary policy for as long as it takes to achieve our medium-term inflation target.”
Information on these pages contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Markets and instruments profiled on this page are for informational purposes only and should not in any way come across as a recommendation to buy or sell in these assets. You should do your own thorough research before making any investment decisions. FXStreet does not in any way guarantee that this information is free from mistakes, errors, or material misstatements. It also does not guarantee that this information is of a timely nature. Investing in Open Markets involves a great deal of risk, including the loss of all or a portion of your investment, as well as emotional distress. All risks, losses and costs associated with investing, including total loss of principal, are your responsibility. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of FXStreet nor its advertisers. The author will not be held responsible for information that is found at the end of links posted on this page.
If not otherwise explicitly mentioned in the body of the article, at the time of writing, the author has no position in any stock mentioned in this article and no business relationship with any company mentioned. The author has not received compensation for writing this article, other than from FXStreet.
FXStreet and the author do not provide personalized recommendations. The author makes no representations as to the accuracy, completeness, or suitability of this information. FXStreet and the author will not be liable for any errors, omissions or any losses, injuries or damages arising from this information and its display or use. Errors and omissions excepted.
The author and FXStreet are not registered investment advisors and nothing in this article is intended to be investment advice.
Follow us on Telegram
Stay updated of all the news
AUD/USD holds onto RBA gains, ahead of Lowe and key data Premium
AUD/USD rose for the fourth consecutive day on Tuesday, reaching weekly highs above 0.6650. The positive tone around the Aussie prevails following the recent rate hike by the Reserve Bank of Australia. Governor Lowe will speak on Wednesday, and Australian GDP data is also due.
EUR/USD replicates sluggish markets around 1.0700 amid challenges for ECB hawks, Fed blackout Premium
EUR/USD licks its wounds around 1.0700 as bulls and bears jostle during a sluggish week comprising unimpressive data and the Fed blackout. The Euro price pared intraday losses during late Tuesday but remains sidelined as the early Asian session morning restricts the market’s moves.
Gold edges higher as US Dollar, yields dribble on mixed Fed concerns
Gold price seesaws around $1,963 amid the early hours of Wednesday’s Asian session, after a two-day rebound within a short-term trading range. In doing so, the XAU/USD pays little heed to the US Dollar’s slightly positive performance.
Arbitrum community to vote for AIP budget proposal as ARB hints 10% gains
The Arbitrum community has published the draft for the AIP budget proposal, voting to commence on June 9. The proposed budget aligns with the Foundation's strategic needs to represent and service the DAO. Three elements stand out concerning the Foundation's Administrative Budget Wallet.
Readying for hawkish Fed
S&P 500 made two runs over 4,300, yet was rejected in each. Bonds though didn‘t paint universally negative picture – only the sectoral composition of the decline did.