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The Single Supervisory Mechanism celebrates its first anniversary

SSM started work on November 4, 2014 when it was entrusted with overseeing 123 banking groups within the eurozone

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Germany's Finance Ministry says Greece must fully implement reforms

"Of course Greece needs to fulfill the memorandum," minstry spokesman Jaeger says

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Steinmeier urges Greece to implement reforms as agreed with creditors

cep chairman Lüder Gerken says a debt haircut for Greece is inevitable as is a fourth aid package

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"The EU is better with Britain in it, Britain is better within the EU"

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in an op-ed piece for The Times promises a "fair deal for Britain"

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Politico: EU Commission wants to sideline European Parliament on reforms

According to the report, the EU Commission wants to move the EU reform talks with Britain forward more quickly

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France wants swift start of talks on debt relief for Greece

French President Hollande says in Athens that "next step has to be on debt and this must start soon"

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Greece expects another disbursement from new rescue program next week

Greek Finance Minister Tsakalotos says talks with representatives of the international lenders are "on a good path"

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Greece and its lenders started talks in Athens on reform compliance

Greek parliament passed major reform bill over the weekend

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Representatives of EU, IMF, ECB and ESM travel to Greece for reform review

Greek parliament passed major reform bill over the weekend

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Cameron wants to present his EU reform demands in early November

The cep believes that the British Prime Minister will not be able to push through major reform changes in his negotations with the other member states

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