Press releases published in 2005

27/12/2005
Publication on the colloquium held in honour of Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa on 27 April 2005
21/12/2005
Review of the international role of the euro
16/12/2005
Allotment amount of the longer-term refinancing operations in the year 2006
12/12/2005
Information kit “Price stability: why is it important for you?” now available
08/12/2005
Publication of the December 2005 ECB Financial Stability Review
06/12/2005
Improving the accessibility of euro area statistics
Joint dissemination of euro area statistics and national contributions on the websites of the ECB and Eurosystem NCBs
01/12/2005
Monetary policy decisions
28/11/2005
Euro central rates and compulsory intervention rates in ERM II
25/11/2005
Slovak koruna included in the Exchange Rate Mechanism II (ERM II)
25/11/2005
Publication of a report on large EU banks’ exposures to hedge funds
25/11/2005
European Union balance of payments/international investment position statistical methods
13/11/2005
Signing of a tripartite protocol on the start of a Eurosystem Programme on Banking Supervision in Cairo
09/11/2005
High-level Seminar between the Eurosystem and Executives’ Meeting of East Asia-Pacific Central Banks
04/11/2005
Results of the October 2005 bank lending survey for the euro area
03/11/2005
Monetary policy decisions
26/10/2005
Publication of the book “Legal aspects of the European System of Central Banks”
21/10/2005
Second progress report on TARGET2
17/10/2005
EU banking sector stability
13/10/2005
Joint Eurosystem – Bank of Russia seminar
13/10/2005
Completion of central banking training project in Russia
07/10/2005
Report on EU banking structures
06/10/2005
Monetary policy decisions
30/09/2005
Publication of indicators of financial integration in the euro area
01/09/2005
Monetary policy decisions
11/08/2005
Cultural days of the European Central Bank 2005: Hungary
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05/08/2005
Results of the July 2005 bank lending survey for the euro area
04/08/2005
Monetary policy decisions
04/08/2005
Publication of the indicative calendar for the Eurosystem’s tender operations in 2006
04/08/2005
Publication of the indicative calendar of reserve maintenance periods for 2006
02/08/2005
Blue Book entitled “Payment and securities settlement systems in the European Union”
Addendum incorporating 2003 figures
31/07/2005
Message from the President of the European Central Bank, Mr Jean-Claude Trichet
22/07/2005
Eurosystem collateral framework: Inclusion of non-marketable assets in the Single List
21/07/2005
Statement by the President of the European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Trichet
15/07/2005
Biannual information on euro counterfeiting
12/07/2005
Publication of a statistical classification of financial markets instruments
07/07/2005
Monetary policy decisions
28/06/2005
New Directorate General Human Resources, Budget and Organisation
28/06/2005
Update of the assessment of links between securities settlement systems
16/06/2005
Bulgarian National Bank and National Bank of Romania Governors attend meeting of the General Council
09/06/2005
ECB and Coop Himmelb(l)au sign contract to launch optimisation phase of new ECB premises
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06/06/2005
Data on the use of eligible links
02/06/2005
Monetary policy decisions
30/05/2005
Publication of the book on the third ECB central banking conference “The New EU Member States: Convergence and Stability”
30/05/2005
First step towards the introduction of the single list of collateral provided for in the revised version of the “General Documentation”
25/05/2005
Book published on "Regional economic integration in a global framework" – Proceedings of the G20 Workshop held in Beijing, 22-23 September 2004
25/05/2005
Publication of the TARGET Annual Report 2004
19/05/2005
First issue of the International Journal of Central Banking
18/05/2005
Memorandum of Understanding on co-operation between the Banking Supervisors, Central Banks and Finance Ministries of the European Union in Financial Crisis situations
18/05/2005
Schedules for the meetings of the Governing Council and the General Council of the ECB and the related press conferences in 2006
06/05/2005
Results of the April 2005 bank lending survey for the euro area
04/05/2005
Monetary policy decisions
03/05/2005
Publication of the 2004 study on the euro area money market
02/05/2005
Euro central rates and compulsory intervention rates in ERM II
29/04/2005
Maltese lira included in the Exchange Rate Mechanism II (ERM II)
29/04/2005
Cyprus pound included in the Exchange Rate Mechanism II (ERM II)
29/04/2005
Latvian lats included in the Exchange Rate Mechanism II (ERM II)
21/04/2005
Update of the assessment of securities settlement systems
07/04/2005
Monetary policy decisions
31/03/2005
The ECB’s gold sales
29/03/2005
Additional reference exchange rates for the euro
21/03/2005
Statement of the Governing Council on the ECOFIN Council’s report on Improving the implementation of the Stability and Growth Pact
17/03/2005
ECB opinion on the appointment of a new member of the Executive Board of the ECB
15/03/2005
E-payments in Europe conference summary and final version of issues paper now available on the ECB’s website
14/03/2005
Annual accounts of the European Central Bank for the year ending 31 December 2004
11/03/2005
Publication of a book on “Statistics and their use for monetary and economic policy-making”
03/03/2005
Live webcast and TV feed of the ECB’s monthly press conference starting on 3 March 2005
03/03/2005
Monetary policy decisions
02/03/2005
Publication of papers of the workshop “Monetary policy implications of heterogeneity in a currency area”
28/02/2005
Annual hard copy publication of the "List of monetary financial institutions and institutions subject to minimum reserves" and the "List of monetary financial institutions in the accession countries" as at end-December 2004
28/02/2005
Blue Book entitled “Payment and securities settlement systems in the accession countries” - Addendum incorporating 2003 figures
21/02/2005
New version of “The implementation of monetary policy in the euro area: General documentation on Eurosystem monetary policy instruments and procedures”
09/02/2005
Eurosystem and Mediterranean central banks meet for Euro-Mediterranean seminar
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08/02/2005
TARGET2 Progress Report
04/02/2005
Results of the January 2005 bank lending survey for the euro area
03/02/2005
Monetary policy decisions
31/01/2005
Publication of a report on Banking structures in the new EU Member States
25/01/2005
Visit by the President of the Republic of Chile
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14/01/2005
New procedures for the transfer of securities used as collateral for Eurosystem credit operations
14/01/2005
Annual quality report on the euro area balance of payments and international investment position statistics
14/01/2005
Allotment amount of the longer-term refinancing operations in the year 2005
13/01/2005
Governing Council decides on the design for the new ECB premises
13/01/2005
Biannual information on the counterfeiting of the euro
13/01/2005
Monetary policy decisions
07/01/2005
Review of the international role of the euro
06/01/2005
Framework for the detection of counterfeits and fitness sorting of euro banknotes by credit institutions and professional cash handlers
05/01/2005
The European Central Bank invites the market to participate in the SWIFT public consultation on removing technical barriers to market integration