Euro Sign Sculpture Sits Outside the ECB Headquarters

Euro Sign Sculpture Sits Outside the ECB Headquarters

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Stars representing nations of the European Union are seen on a Euro sign sculpture outside the European Central Bank's headquarters in Frankfurt. The ECB is running an assessment of 128 banks from Deutsche Bank AG to Bank of Valletta Plc as it prepares to assume full oversight of euro-area lenders in November, seeking to prevent a repeat of the financial crisis that threatened to splinter the currency bloc.