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ECB holds eurozone interest rates at 0.75%

The European Central Bank (ECB) has left eurozone interest rates unchanged at 0.75%, as had been widely expected.

Rates have now been at this level for six months after July's cut from 1%.

Figures released on Tuesday showed that the unemployment rate across the eurozone worsened in November, hitting a record high of 11.8%.

Nigel Cassidy reports.

  • 10 Jan 2013
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