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ECB restates the case for a capital market union

Europe needs a better and more complete capital market set-up, according to the European Central Bank (ECB). In its analysis ‘Europe needs to think bigger to build its capital markets union’, the bank says the key is the creation of an “integrated European capital market”. Fabio Panetta, a member of the ECB’s executive board, argues […]

Prologis commits €250m to European investment fund

US-based real estate investment trust Prologis has committed €250m to its Prologis European Logistics Fund (PELF). The move will be matched with a similar commitment of $250m to its Prologis US Logistics Funds (USLF). According to the firm, the new infusion of capital will allow the funds to “further invest in high-quality industrial assets, creating […]

Spain proposes Nadia Calviño to run EIB

The Spanish government has nominated the country’s deputy prime minister Nadia Calviño to run the European Investment Bank (EIB). The news comes six weeks after Margrethe Vestager, the European Union’s digital and competition chief, entered the race to succeed Werner Hoyer, who is due to step down at the end of the year after serving […]

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