Weekend - Draghi sounds alarm bells over Fed independence
The President of the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi spoke over the weekend.
Draghi also made pointed remarks about political meddling at the Federal Reserve:
- he's "certainly worried about central bank independence"
- "in the most important jurisdiction in the world."
More from Draghi's press conference:
- "If the central bank is not independent, then people may well think that monetary policy decisions follow political advice rather than objective assessment of the economic outlook."
More here at Bloomberg
And at Reuters