Press releases published in 2013

19/12/2013
New Euro Retail Payments Board will reinforce market governance
16/12/2013
Statement by the EC, ECB, and IMF on the tenth review mission to Portugal
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16/12/2013
Danièle Nouy appointed as Chair of the Supervisory Board
16/12/2013
Statement by the EC and the ECB following the conclusion of the fifth review of the financial assistance programme for Spain
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16/12/2013
ECB launches online competition related to new €10 banknote
12/12/2013
EU, ECB and National Bank of Serbia complete extensive cooperation programme
05/12/2013
Monetary policy decisions
04/12/2013
ECB conference reaffirms value of international central bank cooperation
27/11/2013
New Counsellor to the President and Co-ordinator of the Counsel to the Executive Board
27/11/2013
Financial Stability Review suggests alleviation of financial market tensions, challenges remain
26/11/2013
Eurosystem will introduce new €10 banknote in 2014 with support from partnership programme
22/11/2013
ECB suspends early repayments of the three-year 
LTROs during the year-end period
22/11/2013
ECB publishes consolidated banking data for end-June 2013
21/11/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF 
on the review mission to Greece
20/11/2013
ECB nominates candidate for chair of the SSM Supervisory Board
20/11/2013
ECB launches public consultation on Recommendations for the security of mobile payments
15/11/2013
Closing of the EUROPEAN CULTURAL DAYS of the ECB – Latvia 2013
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14/11/2013
Report on the results of the survey on the access to finance of SMEs in the euro area – April to September 2013
09/11/2013
Eurotower to house ECB’s banking supervision staff
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08/11/2013
ECB announces details of refinancing operations with settlement in the period from 9 July 2014 to 7 July 2015
08/11/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF 
on the final review mission to Ireland
08/11/2013
ECB publishes its opinion on the Single Resolution Mechanism (SRM)
07/11/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the Second Review Mission to Cyprus
07/11/2013
Monetary policy decisions
06/11/2013
Results of the Euro Money Market Survey 2013
04/11/2013
ECB report details structural changes in the euro area banking sector
01/11/2013
ECB hosts second Child and Youth Finance International (CYFI) Regional Meeting for Europe and Central Asia
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31/10/2013
ECB establishes standing swap arrangements with other central banks
30/10/2013
Results of the October 2013 euro area bank lending survey
24/10/2013
ECB publishes second SEPA migration report
23/10/2013
Application of minimum reserve requirements in Latvia
23/10/2013
ECB starts comprehensive assessment in advance of supervisory role
16/10/2013
Opening of the European Cultural Days of the ECB – LATVIA 2013
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14/10/2013
Results of the September 2013 ECB survey on credit terms and conditions in euro-denominated securities financing and OTC derivatives markets (SESFOD)
14/10/2013
First release of G20 Consumer Price Index shows slowing annual inflation at 3.0% in August 2013
10/10/2013
ECB and the People’s Bank of China establish a bilateral currency swap agreement
03/10/2013
Statement by the EC, ECB, and IMF on the eighth and ninth Review Mission to Portugal
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02/10/2013
Monetary policy decisions
01/10/2013
Launch of the Third Generation €uro Students’ Award
30/09/2013
Statement by the EC and the ECB following the conclusion of the fourth review of the financial assistance programme for Spain
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29/09/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the review mission to Greece
27/09/2013
ECB seeks candidates for the Chair of the Supervisory Board
27/09/2013
ECB establishes new framework for assessment of securities settlement systems and links
27/09/2013
ECB adopts decisions to follow up on the review of its risk control framework
24/09/2013
ECB appoints Oliver Wyman as Consultant for the Comprehensive Assessment of Supervised Banks
19/09/2013
ECB implements loan-level reporting requirements for asset-backed securities backed by credit card receivables
17/09/2013
European Cultural Days of the ECB – Latvia 2013
16 October to 15 November 2013
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16/09/2013
ECB extends the swap facility with the Bank of England
12/09/2013
The ECB is re-awarded EMAS registration
12/09/2013
ECB welcomes European Parliament vote to create single supervisory mechanism
10/09/2013
Payment statistics for 2012
09/09/2013
ECB modifies loan-level reporting requirements for some asset-backed securities
05/09/2013
Monetary policy decisions
29/08/2013
ECB aims to double share of women in high-ranking positions
01/08/2013
ECB welcomes the Cypriot authorities’ decision to conclude the resolution of the country’s major bank
01/08/2013
Monetary policy decisions
31/07/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the First Review Mission to Cyprus
24/07/2013
Results of the July 2013 euro area bank lending survey
19/07/2013
Biannual information on euro banknote counterfeiting

18/07/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the Eleventh Review of the mission to Ireland
18/07/2013
ECB further reviews its risk control framework allowing for a new treatment of asset-backed securities
16/07/2013
ECB report shows fall in card fraud
15/07/2013
ECB publishes study comparing collateral eligibility requirements
12/07/2013
Results of the June 2013 ECB survey on credit terms and conditions in euro-denominated securities financing and OTC derivatives markets
10/07/2013
Eurosystem and National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia complete EU-funded cooperation programme
09/07/2013
Communique of the European Central Bank and Latvijas Banka
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08/07/2013
ECB publishes structural financial indicators for 2012
08/07/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the review mission to Greece
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05/07/2013
ECB announces change in the eligibility of marketable debt instruments issued or guaranteed by the Republic of Cyprus
04/07/2013
Monetary policy decisions
03/07/2013
President of the Republic of Cyprus, HE Nicos Anastasiades, visits the ECB
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02/07/2013
Review of the international role of the euro
01/07/2013
Adjustments to the ECB’s capital subscription key due to EU enlargement
01/07/2013
Croatia joins the European Union
28/06/2013
Eligibility of marketable debt instruments issued or guaranteed by the Republic of Cyprus
28/06/2013
ECB publishes consolidated banking data for 2012
10/06/2013
ECB publishes the indicative calendars for the Eurosystem’s regular tender operations in 2014 and 2015
10/06/2013
ECB publishes the indicative calendars for the reserve maintenance periods in 2014 and 2015
07/06/2013
ECB consults on draft regulation on oversight requirements for systemically important payment systems
06/06/2013
Monetary policy decisions
05/06/2013
ECB publishes its Convergence Report 2013 assessing the economic and legal convergence of Latvia
03/06/2013
Statement by the EC and the ECB following the conclusion of the third review of the financial assistance programme for Spain
31/05/2013
ECB welcomes the introduction of separate Eonia and Euribor panels and encourages banks’ participation
29/05/2013
Financial Stability Review May 2013
29/05/2013
ECB will remain operational during demonstrations planned in Frankfurt
24/05/2013
TARGET 2012 Annual Report shows increase in volume and value of payments processed
17/05/2013
Schedules for the meetings of the Governing Council and the General Council of the ECB in 2014 and 2015
09/05/2013
Statement by EC, ECB and IMF on the tenth review mission to Ireland
02/05/2013
ECB announces change in eligibility of marketable debt instruments issued or guaranteed by the Cypriot government
02/05/2013
ECB announces details of refinancing operations with settlement in the period from 10 July 2013 to 8 July 2014
02/05/2013
Eurosystem introduces Europa Series €5 banknote
02/05/2013
Monetary policy decisions
30/04/2013
New ECB survey on credit terms and conditions in 
euro-denominated securities financing and OTC derivatives markets
30/04/2013
Europa series €5 banknote to be issued as of 2 May 2013
26/04/2013
Report on the results of the survey on the access to finance of SMEs in the euro area – October 2012 to March 2013
25/04/2013
Signs of improved financial market integration in second half of 2012
24/04/2013
Results of the April 2013 euro area bank lending survey
23/04/2013
Joint OeNB-ECB conference discusses the preparations for the launch of the new Europa series of euro banknotes
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18/04/2013
Statement by the EC, the ECB, and the IMF on staff visit to Portugal
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17/04/2013
Launch of new educational game
15/04/2013
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the conclusion of the review mission to Greece
09/04/2013
Results of the Eurosystem’s first Household Finance and Consumption Survey
09/04/2013
Launch of the “Statistics Paper Series”
08/04/2013
ECB publishes survey on correspondent banking in euro 

04/04/2013
Monetary policy decisions
25/03/2013
ECB’s reaction to the agreement on the Cypriot macroeconomic adjustment programme
22/03/2013
ECB announces changes to the use as collateral of certain uncovered government-guaranteed bank bonds
21/03/2013
ECB publishes first SEPA Migration Report and warns against risks of late migration
21/03/2013
Governing Council decision on Emergency Liquidity Assistance requested by the Central Bank of Cyprus
15/03/2013
Statement by the EC, ECB, and IMF on the seventh review mission to Portugal
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07/03/2013
Monetary policy decisions
21/02/2013
Details on securities holdings acquired under the Securities Markets Programme
21/02/2013
Annual Accounts of the European Central Bank for the year ending 31 December 2012
15/02/2013
Eurosystem and Bank of Russia hold their high-level seminar
08/02/2013
ECB welcomes the European Commission’s intention to regulate systemically important reference rates
07/02/2013
Statement by the European Commission, the ECB and the IMF on the review mission to Ireland
07/02/2013
Monetary policy decisions
04/02/2013
Statement by the EC and the ECB following the conclusion of the second review of the financial assistance programme for Spain
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31/01/2013
ECB releases final Recommendations for the security of internet payments and starts public consultation on payment account access services
31/01/2013
ECB extends an EU-funded assistance programme with the National Bank of Serbia
30/01/2013
Results of the January 2013 euro area bank lending survey
22/01/2013
ECB presents EU-funded cooperation programme with the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia
21/01/2013
Continued decline in 2012 in the number of monetary financial institutions in the euro area and in the EU
10/01/2013
Biannual information on euro banknote counterfeiting
10/01/2013
Eurosystem unveils the Europa series €5 banknote
10/01/2013
Monetary policy decisions