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Transmission embargo until 10 a.m. CET on 21 May 2010

Transmission embargo until 10 a.m. CET on 21 May 2010

EURO AREA BALANCE OF PAYMENTS IN MARCH 2010 In March 2010 the seasonally adjusted current account of the euro area recorded a surplus of EUR 1.7 billion. In the financial account, combined direct and portfolio investment recorded net outflows of EUR 38 billion (nonseasonally adjusted). … Read more »

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Transmission embargo until 5 p.m. CET on Wednesday, 19 May 2010

Transmission embargo until 5 p.m. CET on Wednesday, 19 May 2010

ECB LAYS THE FOUNDATION STONE FOR ITS NEW PREMISES Today, the ECB marked the official start of construction works by laying the foundation stone for its new premises at the site of the former Grossmarkthalle in Frankfurt am Main.  … Read more »

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Transmission embargo until 10 a.m. CET on Wednesday, 12 May 2010

Transmission embargo until 10 a.m. CET on Wednesday, 12 May 2010

EURO AREA SECURITIES ISSUES STATISTICS: MARCH 2010 The annual growth rate of the outstanding amount of debt securities issued by euro area residents decreased from 6.3% in February 2010 to 6.0% in March. For the outstanding amount of quoted shares issued by euro area residents, the annual growth rate decreased from 3.0% in February 2010 to 2.8% in March. … Read more »

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CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE EUROSYSTEM AS AT 7 MAY 2010

CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE EUROSYSTEM AS AT 7 MAY 2010

Items not related to monetary policy operations In the week ending 7 May 2010 the decrease of EUR 1 million in gold and gold receivables reflected the sale of gold by one Eurosystem central bank (consistent with the Central Bank Gold Agreement that came into effect on 27 September 2009). … Read more »

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Transmission embargo until 3.15 a.m. CET on Monday, 10 May 2010

Transmission embargo until 3.15 a.m. CET on Monday, 10 May 2010

REACTIVATION OF US DOLLAR LIQUIDITY PROVIDING OPERATIONS In response to the re-emergence of strains in U.S. dollar short-term funding markets in Europe, the Bank of Canada, the Bank of England, the European Central Bank (ECB), the Federal Reserve, and the Swiss National Bank are announcing the re-establishment of temporary U.S. dollar liquidity swap facilities. These facilities are designed to help improve liquidity conditions in U.S. dollar funding markets and to prevent the spread of strains to … Read more »

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