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Economy of Catalonia

The economy of Catalonia, despite a certain lack of natural resources, is one of the richest in Europe.

Catalonia is a member of The Four Motors for Europe. Four Motors for Europe (4ME) is an association for interregional cooperation between the territories of Catalonia, Baden-Württemberg (BW), Lombardy (ITA) and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (AURA) with the aim of strengthening …

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Barcelona economy

Barcelona has long been an industrial city. Businesses have now moved to the outskirts, transforming old industrial areas into residential and high value-added service areas. The most representative industries in Barcelona are the textile, chemical, pharmaceutical, automotive, electronics, medical and printing industries. In the service sector, Barcelona stands out for its logistics, publishing and IT …

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CEB welcomes Andorra as 42nd member state

Andorra officially became the 42nd state to join the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB).

The Governor of the CEB, Rolf Wenzel, said: “On behalf of everyone at the CEB I extend a warm welcome to Andorra. In the spirit of solidarity which characterises the CEB and its work, all its members are united in their …

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The recovery and resolution of banks and investment companies bill of Andorra is approved

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The recovery and resolution of banks and investment companies Bill of Andorra is approved. The Government has approved the Recovery and Resolution Act of banks and investment companies, which aims to enable the resolution of any financial institution without entailing a serious interruption to the system, minimizing as much as possible the …

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The budget deficit of Andorra is expected to be 23,295,745 euros in 2020

The Finance minister of Andorra, Eric Jover, delivered the budget bill projection to the general syndicate, Roser Suñé. The document envisages revenues of 447,057,772 euros and expenses of 470,353,517 euros and an initial deficit of 23,295,745 euros.

The Budget Bill for 2020, approved by the Council of Ministers, follows the forecasts of the budgeting framework that …

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Cash will be the best asset for the next 12 to 24 months, says L. Burke Files, an expert in international finance, due diligence and anti-corruption

L. Burke Files is an international investigator, due diligence expert, and international finance and corporate world insider. For nearly three decades, he has worked as a specialist in international finance and due diligence working on projects in over 100 countries. Before founding FE&E in 1993, he was a licensed commodity FCM and CTA for Oppenheimer …

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Morabanc creates a new strategy and investment department

Morabanc (MoraBanc) has combined its strategy and investment teams into a new department that will optimize customer service. This new, more flexible structure will be responsible for attracting investment services professionals, who will help clients manage their savings, investments or assets according to their needs.

“Thanks to a recent agreement with Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Morabanc …

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S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB/A-2’ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Andorra

 

S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB/A-2′ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Andorra. The outlook is stable.

S&P Global Ratings:

“OUTLOOK
The stable outlook balances our expectation of robust economic activity and sound fiscal performance against risks related to the large size of Andorra’s financial sector. It also reflects our expectation that the upcoming …

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