German finance minister Wolfgang Schauble: dismissed suggestions Berlin had come under pressure to shift its economic course as “spin doctoring”.

German finance minister Wolfgang Schauble put on a brave face at the end of IMF meetings in Washington this weekend, dismissing suggestions Berlin ha(...)

The report by the Brussels-based Bruegal thinktank argues that in hindsight Greek sovereign debt should have been written down at the outset

Ireland’s EU-IMF bailout has been broadly successful, according to a new reports by a leading Europ(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan, pictured with EU economics commissioner Olli Rehn, is chairing the meeting of 27 EU finance ministers in Dublin Castle this weekend. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The European Union's economic growth strategy has been a failure so far and unless bold steps are taken the economy will continue to stagnate, (...)