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 Published 05.09.2014

Five for Frankfurt

Finance: The European Central Bank will take over direct supervision of several “significant” Luxembourg banking groups. Five Luxembourg financial firms will have to answer to Frankfurt in two months ... arrow

 Published 14.01.2014

Mersch unveils new notes

Finance: The European Central Bank will introduce second-generation €10 banknotes this autumn that it hopes will stymie counterfeiters. The European Central Bank has unveiled a new €10 note that ... arrow

 Published 20.12.2013

Reinesch earns 67% of average

EU: Luxembourg’s central bank governor is paid less than two-thirds of the euro zone median salary for monetary chiefs, a Brussels-based newspaper has reported. Luxembourg central bank governor ... arrow

 Published 28.10.2013

“We welcome the main goals”

Comprehensive assessment: Three questions for Mark Gem on Clearstream being named to the European Central Bank’s “top 130” list. On October 23, six Luxembourg financial institutions were placed on ... arrow

 Published 28.10.2013

“It will give us a definite competitive advantage”

Comprehensive assessment: The Luxembourg unit of Swiss bank UBS has said new European checks of large financial institutions will boost investor confidence. New European checks of major financial ... arrow

 Published 30.08.2013

No Greek fund in Luxembourg, EU says

Sovereign debt: Brussels has rejected press reports that Greece’s privatisation programme will be moved to the Grand Duchy. The European Commission has denied media reports that the Greek government ... arrow

 Published 30.11.2012

No Greek documents for Bloomberg

Legal: Frankfurt officials do not have to release secret reports on Greece’s economy to a major news organisation, a court in Luxembourg has ruled. Bloomberg News has lost its freedom of information ... arrow

 Published 28.11.2012

ESM gets 2nd court OK

Euro zone: Europe’s permanent rescue agency was properly formed and can commence operations, the EU’s top court has ruled. The euro zone’s new bailout fund, the European Stability Mechanism, ... arrow

 Published 23.11.2012

Mersch finally confirmed

EU: European ministers named Yves Mersch to the European Central Bank’s executive council after months of political wrangling. Yves Mersch was appointed to the ECB’s day-to-day management board ... arrow

 Published 06.11.2012

Spain blocks Mersch

EU: Spain has further delayed the nomination of Yves Mersch to the European Central Bank’s executive council. The appointment process of Yves Mersch to the ECB’s day-to-day management board has ... arrow

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