Daily average borrowing turnover in the unsecured segment slightly decreased from €120 billion in the sixth maintenance period of 2019 to €119 billion in the seventh maintenance period Weighted average overnight rate on borrowing transactions in the unsecured segment increased from -0.51% to -0.50% for the wholesale sector, and increased from -0.54% to -0.52% for the interbank […]
The current account of the euro area showed a surplus of €338 billion (2.9% of euro area GDP) in the four quarters to the third quarter of 2019, compared with a surplus of €377 billion (3.3% of euro area GDP) a year earlier (see Table 1). The decrease in the current account surplus reflected a lower surplus for services (down from €120 billion to […]
EMA has published an overview of its key recommendations in 2019 on the authorisation and safety monitoring of medicines for human use.
The European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB) has today published a report on mitigating the procyclicality of margins and haircuts in derivatives markets and securities financing transactions. The report expands on the work of a previous ESRB report published in 2017 by providing new analysis and setting out possible policy options to address systemic risks arising from the procyclicality associated with […]
The number of irregular border crossings detected on the European Union’s external borders last year fell to the lowest level since 2013 due to a drop in the number of people reaching European shores via the Central and Western Mediterranean routes.
In the week ending 3 January 2020, the decrease of EUR 3.3 billion in gold and gold receivables (asset item 1) reflected quarterly revaluation adjustments as well as a net purchase of gold coin amounting to EUR 1 million by one Eurosystem national central bank.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is set to finance the modernisation of Grupo Ruiz’s bus fleet by facilitating EUR 27.5 million for the introduction of 173 safer, less polluting and more modern vehicles.
An exhibition of pieces produced by Hungary’s Herend Porcelain Manufactory has opened in Ankara.
The Hungarian Armed Forces are monitoring the situation in the wake of Iranian-US tension and are ready to take any necessary action regarding the Iraqi mission, the defence minister said.
Brigitta Kovács was last seen on 31st December, 2019.