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ECB Battle Lines Shift With Lagarde Urged to Speed Up Rate Hikes

  • Monetary debate has shifted radically in the past month
  • Talk of hike in July has become argument over half-point move
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The European Central Bank might be slower than its peers to embrace the idea of hiking interest rates, but its public debate over how aggressively to act is suddenly shifting very fast indeed.