Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann has been appointed to sit on an international board for the promotion of financial literacy among young people in Europe.
The final wave of migration to the European securities settlement platform TARGET2-Securities (T2S) has been successfully completed. Nearly all European securities settlements are now being conducted through T2S.
Bundesbank Executive Board member Andreas Dombret has called for European banking supervisors to be given strong rights to information and powers of intervention after Brexit. Only then could the clearing of euro securities still be based in London, he said in an interview with Der Spiegel.
Following their recent summit in Hamburg, the G20 leaders have adopted the official G20 communiqué and other declarations and documents. The "G20 Hamburg Action Plan" summarises the outcomes and measures in the area of finance under the German G20 presidency.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) believes that Germany's growth momentum remains solid. In particular, robust domestic demand and increasing employment make Germany an "engine of growth in the euro area", IMF experts explain.
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