No agreement on euro budgetary tool- ministers send ‘hot potato’ back to leaders  

By |junij 14th, 2019|Bruno Le Maire, EMU, Eurogroup, European Deposit Insurance Scheme, eurozone budget, News|

EU finance ministers failed to reach an agreement in the early hours of Friday (14 June) on an anti-shock instrument to shield the euro, as they continued to clash over almost every feature on the agenda, including the source of funding.

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EU lawmakers agree on a backstop for non-performing loans

By |december 18th, 2018|Austrian EU Presidency, Banking union, EMU, European Parliament, News, non-performing loans, Valdis Dombrovskis|

European banks will have to foresee a "prudential backstop" to cover for potential non-performing loans (NPLs), the European Parliament and the Council agreed on Tuesday (18 December).

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Leaders wrap up year-long euro reform with face-saving package

By |december 14th, 2018|Emmanuel Macron, EMU, European Deposit Insurance Scheme, European Stability Mechanism (ESM), Eurozone, eurozone budget, News, Pedro Sanchez|

EU leaders concluded on Friday (14 December) a year-long discussion to bolster the eurozone by approving extra money to resolve failing banks and additional powers for the European Stability Mechanism, the EU’s rescue fund.

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ECB chief Draghi downgrades economic forecast as risks persist

By |december 13th, 2018|bond-buying, ECB, EMU, Mario Draghi, News|

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi presented on Thursday (13 December) the bank's downgraded economic forecast for the eurozone for this year and next, as uncertainties and risks remain prominent in the region.

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Juncker warns May: ‘No room’ to renegotiate Brexit deal

By |december 11th, 2018|Brexit, EMU, European Council, European Parliament, eurozone reform, Jean-Claude Juncker, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Tuesday (11 December) that the EU would be open to offer “clarifications” to  British Prime Minister Theresa May, but insisted that the withdrawal agreement was the “best possible, the only possible” deal.

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German FM: EU needs payment systems independent of US to keep Iran deal alive

By |avgust 22nd, 2018|Donald Trump, EMF, EMU, European Monetary Fund, Germany, Heiko Maas, News, SWIFT, United States|

Europe needs to set up payment systems independent of the United States if it wants to save the nuclear deal between Iran and major powers that was abandoned by President Donald Trump, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said.

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Juncker: ‘Completing the EMU is more important than ever’

By |junij 6th, 2018|Banking union, EMU, euro, Eurozone, Italy, News, Spain|

With an eye on Italy and Spain and the possible political and financial turmoil there, the European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker called once again on Tuesday (5 June) for a fast and deep reform of the Economic and Monetary Union.

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ECB sees ‘loss of momentum’ in eurozone’s economic growth

By |april 26th, 2018|ECB, EMU, Mario Draghi, News, protectionism, tariffs, trade war, Vítor Constâncio|

ECB President Mario Draghi said on Thursday (26 April) that all eurozone countries experienced “some moderation in growth or loss of momentum” over the past weeks, as the institution is carefully reassessing how to exit the unconventional monetary measures adopted during the crisis.

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Deepening the EMU – LIVE discussion w/ Commissioner Pierre Moscovici

By |februar 14th, 2018|Economic and Monetary union, EMU, EU minister of finance, euro, fiscal union, News, Pierre Moscovici|

European Commissioner Pierre Moscovici joins EURACTIV's Economy Editor Jorge Valero for a live debate on deepening the European Economic and Monetary Union in the EURACTIV Network offices in Brussels.

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Commission wants single eurozone seat at IMF plan adopted by end of mandate

By |december 7th, 2017|Emmanuel Macron, EMU, European Monetary Fund, European unemployment insurance scheme, fiscal union, Günther Oettinger, IMF, investment protection scheme, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Valdis Dombrovskis|

The European Commission is pushing for the adoption, by mid-2019, of the proposal to create a unified seat at the International Monetary Fund, as part of its package to strengthen the economic and monetary union presented on Wednesday (6 December).

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