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ECB publishes an updated version of the General Documentation


4 February 2011

The European Central Bank (ECB) has today published an updated consolidated version of “The implementation of monetary policy in the euro area: General documentation on Eurosystem monetary policy instruments and procedures”. The version published today includes changes already decided and announced by the Governing Council on 9 October and 16 December 2010. The new provisions apply as of 1 February 2011.

The publication, which is usually referred to as the “General Documentation”, can be found on the ECB’s website.

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