European Union



Economic and Financial Affairs Council

General view of the ECOFIN Council © EU
Start date : 24/07/2019
End date : 24/07/2019
Brussels, Belgium
Council of the EU and European Council, Presidency of the Council of the EU,
Business, taxation and competition, Economy and the euro,

The ECOFIN Council meets every month and brings together economic and financial ministers from all EU Member States. It is responsible for economic policy, taxation issues and the regulation of financial services.

There are also specific ECOFIN sessions to prepare the EU's annual budget which are attended by national budget ministers and the European Commissioner for financial programming and budget.

More information on the Council meeting

Council website

EU Presidency website


Council of the EU
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