ECB says Slovene draft law would harm central bank

europe-iw

The European Central Bank has again strongly criticised a law put forward by Slovenia’s government obliging the country’s central bank to compensate some bank shareholders.

The Slovene central bank has been under considerable political pressure since it bailed in shareholders and major creditors of several large banks in 2013 and 2014. The bail-in was ruled to have been lawful by the European Court of Justice.

Nonetheless, there has been a persistent campaign by politically-influential bailed

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 individual account here: