Safety measures concerning the Coronavirus COVID-19. Read more about the measures.



Kalin Anev Janse

Outside of the box: A new ESM for a new crisis

CFO Kalin Anev Janse explains how the new credit line to help euro countries combat Covid-19 is funded
Rolf Strauch, Pilar Castrillo
Media Name: blog20-20recovery20post-covid.png
Economic and market analysis

Taking stock of the euro area’s pandemic response

One year on: sizeable fiscal measures in support of the economy remain adequate
Martin Hillebrand, Marko Mravlak
Media Name: how_esms_aaa_bonds_weathered_the_pandemic_storm_blog_cover.png
Financial Sector and Market Analysis

How ESM’s AAA bonds weathered the pandemic storm

The policy response and confidence of domestic investors held Europe together
Nicoletta Mascher, Rolf Strauch
Media Name: banking20blog.jpg
Economic and market analysis

A stronger banking union for a stronger recovery

Nicoletta Mascher and Rolf Strauch explain why the banking sector needs support to overcome the Covid-crisis
Kalin Anev Janse, Siegfried Ruhl
Media Name: pcs-blog.jpg
Funding and Investment

Why the Covid-19 credit line still makes sense

Bond yields fall, but Pandemic Crisis Support offers immediate relief
Jaroslav Baran
Media Name: egb-blog.jpg
Investment and Treasury

How Europe’s pandemic response reduced market uncertainty

Policy measures bring back market confidence, option prices and new volatility indices show
Hoe Ee Khor, Rolf Strauch
Media Name: amro_blog.jpg
Economic and market analysis

Same crisis, different responses to Covid-19

AMRO and ESM Chief Economists Hoe Ee Khor and Rolf Strauch explain why policy responses differ in Asia and Europe
Nicola Giammarioli
Media Name: nicola-column.png

Institutional Insider: Virtual decision-making – the “new normal”?

ESM Secretary General Nicola Giammarioli explains how euro area policymakers decide when they cannot meet in person