Ciao, Mario: ECB’s Draghi hands baton to Lagarde

By |oktober 28th, 2019|Christine Lagarde, ECB, euro, Mario Draghi, News, quantitative easing|

ECB chief Mario Draghi bows out Monday (28 October), passing the baton to former IMF head Christine Lagarde whose first task will be to heal rifts among policymakers.

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EU grandees send Draghi to ‘euro pantheon’

By |oktober 24th, 2019|ECB, euro, Mario Draghi, Monetary policy, News|

EURACTIV.com contacted eight politicians, decision-makers and analysts from different countries to review Mario Draghi's eight-year mandate at the European Central Bank.

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Draghi brushes off Trump accusation of currency manipulation

By |junij 19th, 2019|Dollar, Donald Trump, ECB, euro, Mario Draghi, News, quantitative easing|

European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said Tuesday (18 June) that the institution “doesn’t target the exchange rate”, shrugging off an allegation of currency manipulation from US President Donald Trump. “We have our remit. We have our mandate. Our mandate...

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Draghi steps into political debate, calls for more togetherness in EU

By |januar 28th, 2019|euro, European Parliament, Eurozone, international role of euro, Mario Draghi, News|

As European partners remain disunited on the way forward to strengthen the eurozone, ECB President Mario Draghi made a wholehearted defence on Monday (28 January) of the need to act together to complete the economic and monetary union and increase the influence of the common currency abroad.

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Spanish PM: If Europe protects us, we need to protect Europe

By |januar 17th, 2019|Climate Change, euro, far right, feminism, Future of Europe, Migration, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain|

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez stood up for a more social, feminist, greener and united Europe, in his speech on the future of the EU before the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Wednesday (16 January). 

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Leaders call to complete eurozone on currency’s 20th anniversary

By |januar 16th, 2019|ECB, Economic and Monetary union, euro, Eurozone, Jean-Claude Juncker, Jean-Claude Trichet, Mario Draghi, News|

As the euro turns 20, leaders of the EU's main institutions called on member states to complete the reform of the Economic and Monetary Union, admitting mistakes were made in managing the eurozone debt crisis.

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Russia ditches dollar, opts for euro and yuan

By |januar 11th, 2019|China, Dollar, euro, News, Russia, US sanctions, yuan|

A report by the Bank of Russia published late on Wednesday (9 January) reveals that the country dumped $101 in US holdings from its reserves, shifting into euros and yuan last spring amid a new round of US sanctions.

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20 years of the euro: An imperfect success story

By |januar 7th, 2019|capital markets, euro, eurozone budget, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, single currency|

The single currency, which was officially launched on 1 January 1999, has performed its role of shielding against crises and stabilising prices. However, the insufficient convergence of the eurozone’s economies shows the fragility of this incomplete construction. EURACTIV France’s media partner La Tribune reports.

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EU claims stronger role for its currency despite flawed monetary union

By |december 6th, 2018|Capital Markets Union, Dollar, Economic and Monetary union, euro, News, Wopke Hoekstra|

The European Commission presented on Wednesday (5 December) a strategy to strengthen the international role of the euro days after member states continued to drag their feet to complete the economic and monetary union.

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Commission eyes FinTech to boost euro’s role on global stage

By |oktober 26th, 2018|euro, FinTech, News, SEPA, trade war|

New pan-European payment instruments, including solutions based on emerging technologies in the financial sector or FinTech, are a part of the European Commission’s plan to boost the euro's standing in international markets.

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