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ECB's Noyer sees contagion risk from Greece for foreign banks "next to zero"

cep President Lueder Gerken notes that a third bailout of Greece would only be legal if it was really indispensable for assuring financial stability of the eurozone as a whole

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Negotiations about a third bailout for Greece said to kick off Friday in Athens

cep economist Bert Van Roosebeke tells Germany's national radio Deutschlandfunk: We will see whether the creditors will be able to reach an agreement with Greece on a much broader and much more detailed program

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EU-Commission agrees measures to get EFSI running by early autumn

cep economist Philipp Eckhardt tells German business daily Handelsblatt, the European investment fund will not become a magic bullet

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Tsipras delays vote in Greek parliament on key reform measures

cep economist Kullas says troika must now watch very carefully whether Greece really implements the agreed prior actions

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EU Environment Ministers discuss climate finance in run up to Paris conference

Ministers will also have a first discussion round on core elements of EU negotiation mandate for Paris

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Germany's Bundestag clears way for talks with Greece

Some 60 lawmakers of Merkel's CDU/CSU, however, voted against the move

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Greek parliament passes budget measures with overwhelming majority

Some 40 lawmakers of ruling Syriza party, however, voted against the consolidation and reform package

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EU Commission presents plan for reforming carbon emissions market

EU Energy Commissioner Canete: Decisive step towards EU's target of at least 40 per cent emissions cut by 2030

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Eurozone leaders strike deal with Greece to negotiate third bailout program

cep chairman Gerken, however, believes that "the Greek tragedy will likely continue"

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EU Parliament approves plan to overhaul carbon market

A so-called Market Stability Reserve will remove some of the surplus of carbon allowances that has depressed prices on the EU's Emissions Trading System

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