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EU Finance ministers

The annual Financial Times contest ranking Europe’s Treasury chiefs on their economic and political skills

A vital ally of the euro

Wolfgang Schäuble tops the FT’s annual ranking of EU finance ministers for the second time

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EU Finance Ministers 2012
Which EU Treasury chiefs impressed the judges in 2012?

Schäuble seeks stronger Brussels

German finance minister says integration vital to help ailing states

Verdict from the seven judges

Panel give the reasons for their assessments of European finance ministers

Methodology for FT rankings

The three measures used to judge the performance Europe’s finance ministers

Judging economic performance in the G20

First-time ranking of the group of leading economies

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