History of the Deutsche Bundesbank
History of the Deutsche Bundesbank
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History of the Bundesbank

The Deutsche Bundesbank was established on 1 August 1957. Here you can find an overview of the most important milestones of Germany’s central bank and monetary policy in the euro area.

The Euro turns 20
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On 1 January 1999, the euro was introduced as book money. To mark its 20th anniversary, you can read about the history of Europe’s single currency and discover facts and figures on this page.