ECB rate cut speculation is ramping up, Chief Economist Lane to comment Friday

1330 GMT / 0930 US Eastern time: ECB chief economist Philip Lane speaks at a guest lecture at Imperial College Business School in London, United Kingdom

Various ECB officials have spoken this week, fanning the flames of near-term rate cuts, although June is still the favoured option. Lane is likely to have his say on the matter today.

This article was written by Eamonn Sheridan at Source