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ECB keeps economy on life support

The European Central Bank will continue giving loans to banks as a way to maintain the nascent recovery in the euro zone, ECB policymakers said on Monday (28 September).
Euro & Finance 15-10-2008

How to save the European banking system

A coordinated EU approach is needed to save the "dysfunctional state of the euro area money market," including "recapitalising large banks" and "restarting inter-bank lending," writes Daniel Gros, the director of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), on VoxEU.org.
Euro & Finance 17-01-2008

Consumer credit

Following years of negotiations, EU member states found an agreement to amend the consumer credit directive, harmonising credit rules across the Union and allowing consumers to choose the best deal.
Euro & Finance 22-05-2007

EU harmonises consumer-credit rules

Following years of negotiations, EU member states found an agreement to amend the consumer-credit Directive, harmonising credit rules across the Union and allowing consumers to choose the best deal.
Digital 06-12-2002

EU to review French aid to France Telecom

On 4 December, the French government presented its plan to support the restructuring of France Telecom. The EU's competition authorities will review this financial support.

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