European Central Bank Annual Report for 2016: extracts from the statement by Mario DRAGHI, ECB President
Event date: 05/02/2018
Mario DRAGHI, ECB President, presents the European Central Bank Annual Report for 2016, during the EP plenary session (5-8 February 2018) in Strasbourg. On this occasion, MEPs are set to voice concerns about how prolonging the ECB’s post-crisis bank asset purchase programme could affect individual savers and the financial equilibrium of pension and insurance schemes. Statements by Jonás FERNÁNDEZ (S&D, ES), Rapporteur, Mario DRAGHI, President of the European Central Bank, Siegfried MUREȘAN (EPP, RO), Pervenche BERÈS (S&D, FR) and Sander LOONES (ECR, BE).