The European Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) has published a press release concerning its 2857th meeting. In this meeting ECOFIN approved a report on financial stability issues. It also approved this year's update of the EU's broad economic policy guidelines and country-specific recommendations on economic and employment policies. Both documents will be submitted to the Spring meeting of the European Council which will be held in Brussels on 13 and 14 March. At this meeting the issue of sovereign wealth funds will also be discussed.

View2857th meeting of ECOFIN, (PDF 223KB), 5 March 2008