Two passengers booked a journey with connecting flights under a confirmed single booking. The journey was divided into three legs: the first leg of the journey, from Hamburg (Germany) to London (UK), was operated by the British airline British Airways; the other two legs of the journey, from London to Madrid (Spain) and from Madrid […]
In the fourth quarter of 2019 the outstanding amount of shares/units issued by investment funds other than money market funds was €12,939 billion, €398 billion higher than in the third quarter of 2019. • The outstanding amount of shares/units issued by exchange-traded funds (ETFs) was €852 billion, which was €73 billion higher than in the […]
ECB profit increased by €0.8 billion to €2.4 billion in 2019 (2018: €1.6 billion) and is distributed in full to national central banks ● Net interest income on securities held for monetary policy purposes: €1.4 billion (2018: €1.2 billion) ● ECB’s Balance Sheet grew to €457 billion (2018: €447 billion) The European Central Bank’s (ECB’s) […]
Euro area financial vehicle corporation statistics: fourth quarter of 2019 • In the fourth quarter of 2019 the outstanding amount of debt securities issued by euro area financial vehicle corporations (FVCs) engaged in securitisation increased to €1,551 billion, from €1,510 billion at the end of the previous quarter. • Net issuance of debt securities by […]
The highest proportions of young adults living with their parents in 2017 were in southern and eastern EU Member States, as well as in Ireland.
The European Union remains on track in meeting the goal to phase-down the use of fluorinated greenhouse gases (F-gases), according to updated data published by the European Environment Agency today.
Working group issues recommendations for a seamless transition from EONIA to €STR products All stakeholders should be made aware that EONIA-linked contracts with maturities beyond 3 January 2022 entail significant risks Report supplements earlier report of the working group from August 2019 The private sector working group on euro risk-free rates has today published a report on […]
The European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB) has today published a report on cyber incidents, such as cyberattacks. The report, which also summarises the latest estimates of the costs of cyber incidents, shows that a cyber incident could indeed evolve into a systemic cyber crisis that threatens financial stability. The ESRB has therefore identified cyber risk as one […]
In the week ending 14 February 2020 the net position of the Eurosystem in foreign currency (asset items 2 and 3 minus liability items 7, 8 and 9) increased by EUR 0.8 billion to EUR 295.1 billion.
The EU is pursuing a digital strategy that builds on our successful history of technology, innovation and ingenuity, vested in European values, and projecting them onto the international stage. The White Paper on Artificial Intelligence(AI) and the European data strategy presented today show that Europe can set global standards on technological development while putting people first.