ECB chief Christine Lagarde: I want to be the wise ‘owl’ of monetary policy

CNN | Dec 12, 2019 at 4:34 PM
  • London (CNN Business)Christine Lagarde has a message for investors and the media: She’s going to do things her own way as president of the European Central Bank.
  • This declaration came as Lagarde presided over her first monetary policy decision as president of the central bank.
  • The ECB now expects Europe’s economy to grow by 1.2% in 2019, an upgrade from an earlier forecast of 1.1%.