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The Danes might have to vote in a new EU referendum at the beginning of the next year, government spokespeople have confirmed. But the referendum will be on something less important than one of the four Danish opt-outs, which include Justice, Euro cooperation, Defense and Citizenship. The new referendum, which technically comes under the Justice… » read more

Posted by Henriette Jacobsen

On Wednesday this week, finance ministers reached an agreement on the basic mechanism for a single supervisory authority over eurozone banks – the key first step to a banking union. The supervisory mechanism will be carried out by the European Central Bank (ECB) which will be the direct authority of at least the biggest banks… » read more

Posted by Henriette Jacobsen