ECB chief to stay on while successor found

The weekend meeting of Ecofin in Athens agreed a deal whereby ECB president Wim Duisenberg will stay on until a successor can be named. "I will be president of the European Central Bank up until the day that my duly appointed successor can take office," Mr Duisenberg said.

Source: Reuters

Wim Duisenberg, European Central Bank president, is to continue in his post indefinitely until a successor is found.

The open-ended deal between Mr Duisenberg and European Union finance ministers was agreed in

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: