The facade of the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) is tinged by the colours of the rising sun in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany, on February 18, 2021.

The European Central Bank announced on February 18, 2021 a drop of a third of its profit in 2020 over one year, seen as the consequence of a weak dollar and falling interest despite its expansive policy in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic.