The Eurogroup was established as an instrument for eurozone governments to coordinate their policies and consult each other on political and economic matters.
The current president of the Eurogroup is Jeroen Dijsselbloem from the Netherlands. This page collates recent DW content on the group's activities.
Eurogroup chairman Jeroen Dijsselbloem has come under increasing pressure over comments he made about debt-ridden nations playing fast and loose with their money. Italy and Portugal have called for his resignation.
Greece has 'fully accepted' that the IMF take a role in its third bailout programme, according to head of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem. Athens had previously claimed the Fund's involvement was no longer necessary.