FRANKFURT (Dow Jones) – The European Central Bank ( ECB ) has changed the venue for the Council meeting in October because of the upcoming annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund ( IMF) and World Bank. (Photo : ECB )
As the ECB announced on Wednesday evening, the Governing Council meeting held on 7 October 2010 not, as previously planned in Amsterdam, but in Frankfurt.
This was to the national central bank presidents who sit on the Governing Council , "an appropriate time to be given " to travel to Washington for the annual meeting of IMF and World Bank said the ECB. The annual meeting of the two organizations will begin on Friday , 8 October.
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