Europe

Netherlands Bank says ECB’s asset quality review necessary to restore market confidence

Central Banking | 08 Oct 2013

Dutch central bank says lack of market confidence is making it difficult for European banks to build stronger balance sheets, and that the ECB’s asset quality review will help address this

Topics: Netherlands Bank, ECB, Europe

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Robert Pringle’s Viewpoint: ECB needs to play ‘chicken’ to force reform of Europe’s banks

Central Banking | 08 Oct 2013

Topics: ECB, European Central Bank, Europe, IMF, Christine Lagarde, Yves Mersch, Bonds, European Stability Mechanism, Mario Draghi, Peter Praet, Single supervisory mechanism, Banking union, Resolution

Politically-aligned governors more likely to 'survive', research finds

Central Banking | 24 Sep 2013

Topics: Europe, Central bank mandates

Financial crisis caused significant shift in the euro area Beveridge curve

Central Banking | 04 Sep 2013

Topics: Europe, euro, ECB, Germany, France, Spain, Labour

European Commission launches shadow banking onslaught

Central Banking | 04 Sep 2013

Topics: European Commission, Europe, Money market funds , Capital, Liquidity

Financial contagion function of reputation rather than size of banks

Central Banking | 03 Sep 2013

Topics: Bank of Finland, Interbank market, Leverage ratios, Europe

Employment losses have repaired corporate balance sheets, paper argues

Central Banking | 19 Aug 2013

Topics: IMF, Europe, Balance sheet, Unemployment

UK-French paper examines monetary policy implications of wage changes

Central Banking | 16 Aug 2013

Topics: France, Banque de France, Europe

Croatia among EU members whose spreads are most affected by fundamentals

Central Banking | 14 Aug 2013

Topics: Bonds, Spreads, Europe, European Union (EU), Croatia, Croatian National Bank

Bank of Albania governor says banking is country's 'greatest driver of growth'

Central Banking | 29 Jul 2013

Topics: Bank of Albania, Albania, Ardian Fullani, Europe

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