ECB plans statement on banking supervision - paper

The European Central Bank plans to issue an official warning to governments not to curb the role of central banks in banking supervision, a German newspaper reported on Mar 14, 2001.

Boersen Zeitung, citing European central banking sources, said the ECB governing council was likely to discuss a statement stressing the role of national central banks' supervisory role in the ECB's monetary policy mandate on Mar 15, 2001.

The ECB is concerned about possible changes in banking supervision rules in