• Warns that ECB bond purchasing could lead to inflation
  • ECB’s Weidmann has ‘good chance’ to fend off excessive buying
  • ECB can only buy bonds attached to conditionality
  • ECB’s Weidmann has Merkel’s support
  • ECB’s Draghi doesn’t have ‘too much’ support from Merkel
  • ‘Quite positive’ that Spain and Italy will improve
  • German court likely to back ESM, unlikely to undertake a referendum
  • Greece can only be assisted if it ‘does its homework’

Comments made in an interview on Bloomberg TV