Centeno: Europe should ‘make room for green investments to happen’

By |januar 27th, 2020|Davos 2020, EU fiscal rules, Eurogroup, European Deposit Insurance Scheme, Mário Centeno, News, stability and growth pact|

Speaking to EURACTIV in Davos, Eurogroup President Mario Centeno remained hopeful about the eurozone's stalled reform process, saying there are “good reasons” to support ‘green’ investment as part of a broader review of EU fiscal rules due later this year.

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Conte buys Italy’s government more time over eurozone bailout fund

By |december 13th, 2019|budgetary instrument for convergence and competitiveness (BICC), Euro summit, Eurogroup, European Stability Mechanism (ESM), Giuseppe Conte, News|

Italy's prime minister Giuseppe Conte claimed victory on Friday (13 December), after changing the wording of the Euro summit's conclusion postponing a final agreement on the reform of the eurozone bailout fund.

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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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German plan brings ‘new impetus’ to banking union, Eurogroup says

By |november 8th, 2019|EDIS, Eurogroup, European Deposit Insurance Scheme, News, Olaf Scholz, sovereign debt, sovereign debt backed securities (SBBS)|

Finance ministers on Thursday (7 November) welcomed a German initiative to unblock proposals for a common bank deposit guarantee scheme in the eurozone, but questioned Berlin's request to ask additional capital buffers in return for banks holding sover...

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Eurozone sharpens up new anti-shock fund

By |oktober 10th, 2019|Eurogroup, eurozone budget, News|

Finance ministers of the 19-member euro area reached agreement late on Wednesday (9 October) on the details of a new common budget for the eurozone, including stronger measures to support countries hit by a sudden economic shock.

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Growing pressure on eurozone economies to launch stimulus

By |september 13th, 2019|budgetary instrument for convergence and competitiveness (BICC), Eurogroup, Eurozone, fiscal stimulus, News|

The European Commission and some member states including France followed the ECB in pressing Germany and other countries with fiscal space to invest more to counter the risk of recession.

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Europeans tell Germany to spend more to boost euro economy

By |julij 8th, 2019|Eurogroup, European Fiscal Board, fiscal stance, Germany, News|

European ministers and institutions told Germany on Monday (8 July) to increase public spending in order to support the ailing growth in the eurozone, as decision-makers and investors see a growing risk of recession looming on the horizon.

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Stabilisation mechanism in induced coma after EU leaders’ meeting

By |junij 21st, 2019|Economic and Monetary union, EDIS, Emmanuel Macron, Eurogroup, Eurozone, eurozone budget, Mark Rutte, News, stabilisation mechanism|

EU leaders failed to inject further ambition to a Eurogroup deal on watered-down reforms of the Economic and Monetary Union, including a budgetary instrument for the eurozone, at the Euro summit on Friday (21 June). 

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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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