Search for Luis de Guindos and
    1. July 27, 2016

      Brussels drops fines against Spain and Portugal for fiscal breaches

      Brussels has moved to end a stand-off with Spain and Portugal over their persistent failure to hit EU budget targets,...

    2. Fast FT

      July 13, 2016

      Fuel costs drive inflation pick-up in Spain and France

      Increased fuel costs and rising holiday prices ahead of the summer caused a slight increase in inflation in France in...

    1. July 12, 2016

      Spain set for corporate tax rise as Madrid tackles deficit

      The private sector in Spain is set to shoulder most of the burden as the government moves to bring its wayward deficit...

    2. Fast FT

      July 6, 2016

      Spanish industrial production underwhelms in May

      Spanish industrial output shrank further in May, a month before the country went to the polls for the second time in...

    3. July 5, 2016

      Spain on course for strong growth, says economy minister

      The Spanish economy is growing faster than expected and could expand by more than 3.2 per cent this year, the...

    4. Fast FT

      April 22, 2016

      Fitch flags risks on Spanish 'fiscal credibility'

      Ratings agency Fitch is sounding a very cautious note on Spain, warning that “high public debt is a key rating...

    5. April 19, 2016

      Spain poised to breach deficit targets for ninth consecutive year

      Spain is on course to post an excessive budget deficit for the ninth year in a row in 2016, after the government...

    6. Fast FT

      April 19, 2016

      Spain concedes it will miss budget target by wide margin

      The Spanish government acknowledged on Tuesday that it will miss this year’s budget deficit target by a wide margin –...

    7. February 2, 2016

      Spanish minister de Guindos warns against Podemos-backed government

      Spain’s economic recovery is strong enough to withstand the current political deadlock, but could ultimately falter if...

    8. November 5, 2015

      Brussels sounds alarm on Spain and France budget deficits

      Spain will miss its budget deficit target by an even wider margin than previously thought, the European Commission...

    9. October 5, 2015

      Spain faces Brussels rebuke over 2016 budget

      Spain’s 2016 budget proposal falls short of the EU’s tough new spending rules and must include additional cuts if it is...

    10. September 17, 2015

      Spain strives to soothe fears over Catalonia

      International investors have no reason to fret about a possible break-up of Spain, the country’s economy minister has...

    11. The World

      July 14, 2015

      Spanish bemoan humiliating defeat in Brussels

      It is not just the Greeks who are lamenting a humiliating defeat in Brussels. The Spanish government, too, has suffered...

    12. June 9, 2015

      De Guindos fights for eurogroup job, with Spanish pride at stake

      Spain’s economy minister is set to formally declare his candidacy for the presidency of the powerful eurogroup, setting...

    13. Brussels Blog

      June 5, 2015

      And they're off! Leaked letter starts eurogroup race

      Want to be president of the eurogroup, the increasingly powerful chairman of the group of 19 eurozone finance...

    14. Brussels Blog

      April 2, 2015

      New eurogroup president: Dijsselbloem vs de Guindos

      The second quarter of 2015 will not only bring a crescendo in the ongoing Greek crisis for the 19 eurozone finance...

    15. March 22, 2015

      No cash for Athens until reforms in place, says Spain

      Greece’s cash-starved government will not receive any money from the eurozone rescue fund until all its proposed...

    16. March 2, 2015

      Greece in talks for third bailout of up to €50bn, Spain says

      Negotiations have begun on a third bailout package for Greece worth between €30bn and €50bn, the Spanish economy...

    17. September 26, 2014

      Spain raises forecast for economic growth

      The Spanish economy will grow faster than expected, and create as many as 350,000 jobs next year, according to a...

    18. The A-List

      August 26, 2014

      The French crisis reflects the eurozone's woes

      As soon as the latest gross domestic product figures emerged, showing that the French economy was becalmed in the...

    19. August 25, 2014

      Angela Merkel backs Luis de Guindos to chair eurozone finance ministers’ group

      Angela Merkel has thrown her crucial support behind Spain’s bid to win one of the top jobs in the EU, declaring on...

    20. July 16, 2014

      Q&A: The confusing contest for the EU’s top jobs

      After Tuesday’s official coronation of Jean-Claude Juncker as the next president of the European Commission, EU leaders...

    21. July 7, 2014

      Gotham City vows to continue its crusade against corporate fraud

      Gotham City Research that brought about the billion euro collapse of Spain’s Gowex pledged to continue its pursuit of...

    22. July 7, 2014

      Spain seeks to reassure investors following Gowex collapse

      Stung by the collapse of former stock market darling Gowex, the Spanish government on Monday sought to reassure jittery...

    23. May 11, 2014

      The Academic Week Ahead

      Monday – May 12 Become an executive The Financial Times Executive Education magazine has been published, featuring a...

    24. January 13, 2014

      Spain GDP grows at fastest pace in almost six years

      The Spanish economy grew at its fastest pace in almost six years in the final quarter of last year, raising hopes that...

    25. November 19, 2013

      German exports ‘benefit Spanish economy’

      Germany’s booming export industry is helping Spain to overcome its own economic crisis, the Spanish economy minister...

    26. September 4, 2013

      Spain reaps benefit of austerity measures, says economy minister

      Spain’s nascent recovery shows that the eurozone’s austerity measures have worked after all, the economy minister has...

    27. July 30, 2013

      Spain’s economy on track for return to growth

      The Spanish economy may finally be about to turn the corner, with official estimates showing that gross domestic...

    28. March 25, 2013

      Relief and concern on eurozone periphery

      Political leaders in Spain and other troubled economies on the European periphery greeted with relief the 11th-hour...

    29. March 21, 2013

      Spain’s ‘bad bank’ speeds up asset sales

      Spain’s “bad bank” has revealed an ambitious new timetable for the liquidation of its €50bn portfolio, saying it plans...

    30. January 23, 2013

      Spanish economic woes deepen

      Spain’s economic downturn worsened in the fourth quarter of last year, as tax increases and salary cuts took their toll...

    31. January 22, 2013

      Spain boosted by 10-year bond sale

      Spain raised €7bn through a successful bond sale on Tuesday, providing a welcome fillip to the embattled eurozone...

    32. Brussels Blog

      January 22, 2013

      Do triple-A countries have monopoly on top euro jobs?

      Dijsselbloem, left, with his predecessor Juncker after his election as eurogroup president Spain’s decision to abstain...

    33. November 14, 2012

      No further austerity for Spain, says Rehn

      Spain will need no further austerity measures until the end of next year even though it will substantially miss its...

    34. FT Alphaville

      October 25, 2012

      Spain's funding problems are over

      Eurozone officialdom routinely sees the eurozone itself through a rose-tinted lens. Just listen to Francois Hollande,...

    35. October 8, 2012

      BT drops following earnings concerns

      BT Group was a faller on Monday on fears that results next month would put pressure on earnings forecasts. BT was...

    36. October 4, 2012

      Bad banks – picking the model

      From bad to worse. Luis de Guindos, Spain’s finance minister, began 2012 by saying that he would not create a bad bank...

    37. FT Alphaville

      September 28, 2012

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York… FT ALPHAVILLE You can’t stand under my umbrella… ella… ella… The secret “Umbrella” account that...

    38. September 27, 2012

      Spain makes EU’s reform message its own

      When Luis de Guindos, the Spanish finance minister, took the microphone to detail Madrid’s economic reforms on...

    Search for Luis de Guindos and


    Videos from that closely match this topic

    1. Spanish economy minister says more reforms needed...
      October 15, 2015

      Spanish economy minister says more reforms needed