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EU agrees joint fiscal response

EU finance ministers agree on a EUR540bn fiscal package
15 April 2020
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    Key takeaways

    • EU finance ministers have agreed a EUR540bn package of fiscal measures to ease the economic impact of COVID-19
    • The package marks a significant first step in providing a joint response to COVID-19 but concerns remain
    • Tensions could resurface at future meetings of eurozone finance ministers