Mario Draghi

WeeklyBasis 10/29: Jobs, Fed, ECB Center Stage

Rates were even to end last week after +/- .25% daily swings, and are still up .25% from all-time record lows set October 3-4. Another huge week ahead: Fed and ECB rate meetings, October jobs report, lots more earnings, and Europe’s debt crisis slogs on. Below I recap last week, then preview what’s coming. And

WeeklyBasis 10/29: Jobs, Fed, ECB Center Stage

Rates were even to end last week after +/- .25% daily swings, and are still up .25% from all-time record lows set October 3-4. Another huge week ahead: Fed and ECB rate meetings, October jobs report, lots more earnings, and Europe’s debt crisis slogs on. Below I recap last week, then preview what’s coming. And

Mario Draghi Bio: New European Central Bank President

Thursday, November 3 is the first European Central Bank (ECB) rate policy meeting with Italian Mario Draghi as president. He is succeeding Jean Claude Trichet. Draghi, 64, has been governor of the Bank of Italy since December 2005. He was vice chairman of Goldman Sachs International and part of the firmwide management committee 2002-2005. He