Slovenia is still desperately trying to avoid resorting to an EU bail-out as the state props up troubled banks. It leading banks are currently undergoing EU-supervised stress tests which will reveal just how bad the situation is.
Bank of England chief Mark Carney has warned a hard Brexit may mean a UK housing price collapse. The usual Brexiteers were united in disparagement, but his words carry weight on the 10th anniversary of the last crash.
Bucharest is hosting the third annual Three Seas summit, a meeting of 12 central and eastern EU member states. The group has won the backing of US President Donald Trump, but also wants to expand cooperation in the EU.
Luxembourg has formally joined the fray over the future seat of the European Banking Authority, which will have to relocate from London after the Brexit vote. But the list of contenders is fairly long.
Italy has moved to rescue banks teetering on the edge of insolvency - by agreeing to inject billions of euros on the public tab. A long period of economic stagnation has left banks holding a lot of distressed debt.
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