Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, on the award of Laurea honoris causa in law from Università degli Studi di Bologna, Bologna, 22 February 2019.
The decisions concern: market operations, market infrastructure and payments, advices on legislation, corporate governance, statistics, banking supervision.
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the International Conference on Real Estate Statistics, Luxembourg, 21 February 2019.
Interview with Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, conducted by Detlef Fechtner and Mark Schrörs on 11 February 2019 and published on 18 February 2019.
Total assets of credit institutions headquartered in the EU increased year on year by 0.5%, from €33.0 trillion in September 2017 to €33.2 trillion in September 2018. The non-performing loans ratio dropped year on year by 1.0 percentage point to 3.4%.
Speech by Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 14th Asia-Pacific High-level meeting on Banking Supervision, in Sydney, 13 February 2019.
The annual growth rate of the outstanding amount of debt securities issued by euro area residents decreased from 2.0% in November 2018 to 1.7% in December. For the outstanding amount of listed shares issued by euro area residents, the annual growth rate was 0.8% in December 2018, compared with 0.9% in November.
Remarks by Luis de Guindos, Vice-President of the ECB, at Deusto Business School, Madrid, 11 February 2019.
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the American European Community Association, Brussels, 7 February 2019.