Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne

State aid

Background information on possible state aid for Italy’s banks

Since the Brexit vote, Italian banks’ shares have slumped dramatically: Italy’s third-biggest bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena has lost half its value. In response, big banks and the Italian government are suggesting to recapitalize the weakest banks with public…

Press conference call: New state aid to Italy’s banks?

The Italian government is joining big banks in calling for new state aid for banks as well as suspending EU rules on the bail-in of creditors (Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive, “BRRD”). I would like to inform you about…