The ECB "is "neither strengthened nor weakened", he said to the German news agency dpa. The Karlsruhe-based court formulated limits for the scope of the OMT program and other conditions.
The verdict will also have an impact on other pending lawsuits against ECB measures, Siekmann told the French newspaper "Les Echos". Among others, the legal expert Markus C. Kerber has presented a constitutional complaint regarding the corporate bond purchase program.
dpa via Süddeutsche.de: "Karlsruhe stützt EZB-Anti-Krisenkurs unter Auflagen"
Les Echos: "BCE: le juge suprême allemande se rallie á la politique anticrise de Mario Draghi"