ECB member Luc Coene suggests the bank may cut rates or offer longer-term loans as soon as next...

|By:, SA News Editor

ECB member Luc Coene suggests the bank may cut rates or offer longer-term loans as soon as next October's meeting "if the data ... shows that things are worse than we anticipated." With officials from all over the world in D.C. for IMF/World Bank meetings, expect more chattering today, including a speech from ECB chief Trichet at 4:30 ET.