EUROZONE

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Key ECB supervision role to go unfilled in board-room impasse

Published 08/02/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A key euro zone banking supervision role is set to go unfilled for an indefinite time after ECB chief Mario Draghi failed [more…]

France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests could shake up euro zone bond markets

France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests could shake up euro zone bond markets

Published 11/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - France’s response to “yellow vest” protests could be a turning point for euro zone bond markets if it kicks off an era [more…]

Euro zone unemployment unexpectedly falls to 10-year low

Euro zone unemployment unexpectedly falls to 10-year low

Published 09/01/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Unemployment in the euro zone unexpectedly fell in November to its lowest rate in more than ten years, official estimates released on [more…]

Euro zone takes step to deeper integration, key issues unresolved

Euro zone takes step to deeper integration, key issues unresolved

Published 14/12/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders took a step toward deeper euro zone integration on Friday to help prevent future crises, but deep disagreement left [more…]

Exclusive: EU delays euro zone budget, deposit insurance plans – draft

Exclusive: EU delays euro zone budget, deposit insurance plans – draft

Published 02/12/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU finance ministers will agree on Monday to give the euro zone bailout fund new responsibilities, but they will delay decisions on [more…]

EU ministers to finalize watered-down euro zone reform plans

EU ministers to finalize watered-down euro zone reform plans

Published 30/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union finance ministers will seek final agreement on Monday on deeper euro zone integration which, after a year of negotiations, is [more…]

Italian budget standoff may consign euro zone integration drive to…

Italian budget standoff may consign euro zone integration drive to…

Published 24/10/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - An uncompromising challenge to EU budget rules by Italy is providing the first big test for reforms introduced to save the euro [more…]

Lack of Italy debt contagion explodes notion of euro periphery

Lack of Italy debt contagion explodes notion of euro periphery

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The striking lack of financial contagion across the euro zone from Italy’s bond-market blowout this year shows investors are breaking an eight-year [more…]

EU leaders seek stronger euro zone as Italy challenges rules

EU leaders seek stronger euro zone as Italy challenges rules

Published 18/10/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders will discuss on Thursday how to make the euro zone more resilient to crises, with the bloc’s third biggest [more…]

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Published 08/10/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investor morale in the euro zone fell more than expected in October, a survey showed on Monday, as concerns about Italy’s fiscal [more…]