Athens taking more time to consider 2019 measures ahead of budget talks
ESM releases final tranche of third bailout, boosting cash buffer ahead of exit
Last bailout tranche just days away as pension discussion looms
IMF voices concerns over long-term debt, sees more relief being needed
IMF flags up weak growth, long-term debt sustainability and reform pledges in Article IV report
Exclusion from QE confirmed, only ECB's reinvestment programme left
Some loose ends ahead of Eurogroup, questions remain over IMF's role
The Greek government goes into Monday’s Eurogroup, which will be accompanied by a meeting of the European Stability Mechanism’s (ESM) board of directors, with three prior actions remaining and doubts over whether the green light for the disbursement of the next loan tranche will be granted.
In a briefing on Thursday, a eurozone official indicated that approval for the transfer of the 5.7-billion-euro instalment would take place “soon” but highlighted that some issues remain to be resolved.
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