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11/05 14:28 CET

Alexandre Lamfalussy, one of the fathers of the euro, dies

Alexandre Lamfalussy, one of the fathers of the euro, dies

The Hungarian-born Baron Alexandre Lamfalussy, one of the fathers of the EU's single currency, the euro, has died in Belgium aged 86. A naturalised Belgian since 1961 after he fled to the country before the iron curtain fell completely, he carved out a career in banking in…