Brexit moves ratchet up ECB's banking supervision task
"Larger and more complex" banks are emerging in the eurozone as global financial firms rejig operations ahead of Brexit, the European Central Bank said Wednesday.
ECB's Lagarde tells Europe to 'innovate and invest'
Christine Lagarde on Friday urged European countries to "innovate and invest" more to support growth at a time of global uncertainty, in her first major policy speech as president of the European Central Bank.
Merkel, Macron praise Draghi's 'European dream' as ECB chief bows out
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday lauded Mario Draghi for defending "the European dream" in the face of opposition as he handed over a divided ECB to Christine Lagarde.
Christine Lagarde: crisis fighter at home in halls of power
After a career breaking glass ceilings to join a tiny global elite, Christine Lagarde will bring the experience of cool-headed crisis fighting to her job as the first female head of the European Central Bank.
Lagarde thanks EU leaders after ECB confirmation
Incoming European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde tweeted her "sincere thanks" to EU leaders Friday after the European Council made official her appointment as next president of the Frankfurt institution.
European Parliament approves Lagarde as next ECB chief
The European Parliament on Tuesday approved outgoing IMF chief Christine Lagarde as the next boss of the European Central Bank, which last week announced massive stimulus for the sluggish eurozone despite divisions among its governors.
IMF executive board begins selection process for next MD
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has adopted an open, merit-based, and transparent process for the selection of the next managing director, the organisation has said.
IMF to begin search for new leader as Lagarde resigns as of September 12
Christine Lagarde will resign from the International Monetary Fund on September 12 as she awaits final word on her nomination to the presidency of the European Central Bank, she announced Tuesday.