No progress on reform of eurozone bailout fund until March

By |januar 16th, 2020|Banking union, ESM, Eurozone, News|

Reform of the eurozone bailout fund will remain frozen until at least March, a senior official said on Wednesday (15 January), as governments are still divided over technical details on bond restructuring.

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Eurogroup fails to move forward on eurozone reform

By |december 5th, 2019|Banking union, Economic and Monetary union, ESM, Eurogroup, Italy, Klaus Regling, Mário Centeno, News, Paolo Gentiloni|

EU finance ministers failed to reach an agreement on Wednesday (4 December) on the reform of the EU's bailout fund and move to political discussions on the European Deposit Insurance Scheme ahead of the Euro summit next week.

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Ministers set to advance Eurozone reform amid political turmoil in Italy and Germany

By |december 4th, 2019|Banking union, BICC, EDIS, ESM, Eurogroup, eurozone budget, Germany, Italy, News|

EU ministers gather Wednesday (4 December) in a bid to chart progress on the Eurozone reform ahead of the EU Council summit next week. However, recent political developments in Rome and Berlin may hinder talks on the matter.

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Italy’s Conte rebukes opposition as debate over ESM reform heats up

By |december 3rd, 2019|bailout, ESM, Five Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Piernicola Pedicini|

Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte called upon the right-wing opposition to act responsibly in talks over the reform of the eurozone bailout fund, the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).

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Germany proposes tough conditions for ‘European IMF’

By |november 22nd, 2018|budget deficit, ESM, Eurozone, Germany, IMF, Italy, News, public debt|

Germany's plans for a "European Monetary Fund" to help eurozone states in difficulty would set strict eligibility criteria that shut out those who are failing to tackle high national debt.

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Italy’s ‘unprecedented’ breach of fiscal rules clouds euro summit

By |oktober 18th, 2018|Banking union, budget, Capital Markets Union, ESM, Eurozone, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, News, stability and growth pact|

Euro-area leaders agreed on Thursday (18 October) to accelerate the work to bolster the monetary union as the European Commission questioned half a dozen member states’ efforts to balance their public accounts, particularly Italy.

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Macron wins Merkel’s backing on budget for eurozone

By |junij 20th, 2018|Angela Merkel, digital tax, Dublin System, Emmanuel Macron, ESM, EU asylum policy, EU summit, eurozone budget, eurozone reform, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mark Rutte, News, refugee crisis, Schengen|

French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday (19 June) won German Chancellor Angela Merkel's backing for reforms that are aimed at bolstering the eurozone against crises, including a vaunted budget for the bloc.

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IMF demands €100 billion from Germany for eurozone safeguard

By |marec 28th, 2018|Christine Lagarde, Emmanuel Macron, ESM, Eurozone, IMF, News|

The IMF has a big plan: A multi-billion rainy day fund is meant to strengthen the euro. According to the proposal, Germany alone is supposed to pay €10 billion per year for a 10-year period. EURACTIV Germany’s media partner "WirtschaftsWoche” reports.

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Post-election Germany: An iron chancellor with a liberal sidekick?

By |september 19th, 2017|Angela Merkel, Christian Lindner, ESM, european stability mechanism, eurozone budget, FDP, Greek crisis, News, Udo Bullmann|

If the liberal FDP enters a coalition with the conservative CDU in Berlin, Merkel and Schäuble will have to adapt their plans for the future of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM). EURACTIV Germany's partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

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Germany warned against eurozone reform complacency ahead of election

By |avgust 30th, 2017|Angela Merkel, ESM, European Central Bank, european stability mechanism, France, Germany, Martin Schulz, News, Outright Monetary Transactions (OMT)|

The political will to keep the eurozone together is eroding inexorably, warns Leo Hoffmann-Axthelm from Transparency International. In an interview, he reminds German politicians about their responsibility in the eurozone crisis, calling for vital gove...

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