Dombrovskis hopes for agreement with Greece at meeting in May
cep economist Matthias Kullas warns, however, European institutions are well advised to prepare themselves for a Greek payment default...read more
EU lawmakers agree on imposing cap on traditional biofuels
cep expert Moritz Bonn: Cap on the use of conventional biofuels can limit the risk of a negative climate impact from indirect land use change...read more
"Debt default does not automatically mean an exit of Greece from the eurozone"
cep economist Matthias Kullas says the slow progress in the negotiations between Greece and its creditors indicate that the government is actually prepared to allow a debt default...read more
"Wednesday's press conference will be a tightrope walk for Draghi"
cep economist Van Roosebeke: It will be interesting to see if ECB President Draghi will comment on a possible smaller size or premature end of the bond buying program...read more
Russia says Greece could become major European gas transit hub
cep energy expert Moritz Bonn doubts that Turkish Stream will prove more lucrative for Gazprom than abandoned South Stream project...read more
ECB's Mersch: Could trim asset purchasing program if inflation picks up earlier
cep economist Bert Van Roosebeke says Mersch's announcement can contribute to keeping inflation expectations anchored...read more
EU checks whether Greece, Portugal, Spain and Italy illegaly underwriting banks
cep financial market expert Bert Van Roosebeke says question whether deferred tax assets can be core capital is complex...read more