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Market Outlook: German ECB board member quits

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Sabine Lautenschlager, the only female member of the governing body’s 25-strong board (who’s worked there since 2014) suddenly quit her job. The Financial Times reveals that neither she nor any member of the board could be reached for comment, but many are suggesting it was because of the most recent round of monetary easing, one which took the key rate down another notch to minus 50 basis points, and the introduction of what’s been dubbed ‘QE forever’.  

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