PRESS RELEASE

Annual report of the Anti-Fraud Committee and the reply of the European Central Bank to the report

3 May 2002

The European Central Bank (ECB) has today published the annual report prepared by the Anti-Fraud Committee covering the period from January 2001 to February 2002, together with the ECB's reply to the report. The Anti-Fraud Committee's report was prepared in accordance with Article 1 of the ECB Decision of 7 October 1999 on fraud prevention (ECB/1999/5).

The report can be accessed via the ECB's website. A hard copy can also be obtained by writing to the ECB's Press and Information Division at the address given below.

Media contacts