The ECB is the central bank which monitors the monetary policy of the Eurozone, with the main objective being to maintain price stability.
The ECB's headquarters are in Frankfurt, Germany. The owners and principal shareholders of the European Central Bank, are the central banks not just of the 19 eurozone countries, but of the 28 member states of the EU. Mario Draghi, formerly Italy's central bank head, is the current ECB president. This page is a collection of DW's latest content on the ECB.
The ECB has announced a gradual withdrawal from post-crisis stimulus. It's scaling back its bond purchase program from 60 billion euros a month to 30 billion euros from the start of next year. Interest rates will stay where they are.. at their historic lows.