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The saga of the delayed appointment to the European Central Bank executive board drags on as Spain has blocked the appointment of Luxembourg Central banker Yves Mersch via a fast-track “written procedure”.

Conservative spokesman for Women’s Rights in the European Parliament Marina Yannakoudakis MEP has condemned the way EU politicians are playing gender politics with […]

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MEPs’ decision to overturn the recommendation of Yves Mersch to the executive board of the European Central Bank was condemned by London Conservative MEP Marina Yannakoudakis.

The position has been vacant since José Manuel González-Páramo stepped down in May and a successor is urgently needed to help solve the eurozone sovereign-debt crisis.

Liberal Democrat MEP […]

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Yesterday the Treasury announced plans to take the European Central Bank to the
European Court of Justice over the ECB’s threat to companies based outside the eurozone trading in euro-dominated financial instruments.

Marina Yannakoudakis, Conservative Member of the European Parliament for
London, expressed her support for the Treasury’s legal action.

Mrs. Yannakoudakis said: […]

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