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Date: September 16, 2021, 3:00 pm Topic: Banking and capital markets

This invitation-only event welcomes Siegfried Ruhl, counselor to the European Commission’s Director General for Budget, to discuss the EU’s NGEU debt issuance buildup. Ruhl is an award-winning issuance expert, having come from Germany’s debt management agency to the EFSF and ESM, where he established their borrowing programs and transformed the ESM into one of Europe’s top supranational issuers. He will join us to discuss how the EU is ramping up its borrowing program across the yield curve and how it plans to manage the outstanding debt going forward.

This event is part of a monthly series of events focusing on finance, open to Bruegel members and a small number of institutional stakeholders

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Schedule

Sep 16, 2021

15:00-16:00

Conversation

Chair: Rebecca Christie, Non-resident Fellow

Siegfried Ruhl, Counselor to the Director-General for Budget, European Commission

Speakers

Rebecca Christie

Non-resident Fellow

Siegfried Ruhl

Counselor to the Director-General for Budget, European Commission

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

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