Archived from the original on July 16, This threat took a heavy toll on the ECB's credibility, since an interest-rate hike in the midst of the most serious financial crisis in decades was obviously absurd. Continued concerns about the outlook for global economic growth weighed on commodity and foreign equity prices early in the intermeeting period. The Committee also maintained its policy of reinvesting principal payments from its agency debt and agency mortgage-backed securities in agency mortgage-backed securities and of rolling over maturing Treasury securities at auction.
3 kg (2. 8 pounds) more weight loss compared to placebo, over a period of 12 weeks. They found no difference in appetite between groups (8).