ECB Annual Report 2013

19-02-2015

The European Central Bank has to present an annual report each year covering the activities of the European System of Central Banks and monetary policy, for both the year in review and the current year. With the ECB's monetary policy decisions under more scrutiny than ever before, particularly in the light of the decisions made by the January meeting of the Governing Council, the debate in plenary – the only occasion each year on which ECB President Mario Draghi appears before the full Parliament, although he and other members of the Bank's Executive Board meet regularly with the ECON Committee – promises to be far-reaching..

The European Central Bank has to present an annual report each year covering the activities of the European System of Central Banks and monetary policy, for both the year in review and the current year. With the ECB's monetary policy decisions under more scrutiny than ever before, particularly in the light of the decisions made by the January meeting of the Governing Council, the debate in plenary – the only occasion each year on which ECB President Mario Draghi appears before the full Parliament, although he and other members of the Bank's Executive Board meet regularly with the ECON Committee – promises to be far-reaching..