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Mario Draghi: Interview with Le Monde

Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, conducted by Erik Izraelewicz, Claire Gatinois and Philippe Ricard on 18 July 2012, published 21 July 2012 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised downwards its global growth forecasts because of Europe. Is there a risk of recession? No. Since the start of the year, the risks of a […]

European Council 28/29 June 2012

Economic policy will be the focus of the June European Council, while foreign policy, enlargement and other international issues are also on the agenda. President Barroso will outline his vision for a banking union for the European Union. This will help to protect taxpayers’ money and ensure the same level of supervision for all EU […]

Towards a genuine Economic and Monetary Union

This report by President of the European Council, prepared in close cooperation with the Presidents of the Commission, the Eurogroup and the European Central Bank, sets out a vision for the future of the Economic and Monetary Union and how it can best contribute to growth, jobs and stability. Fiscal union – What has been […]