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Euro zone to pick candidate to replace ECB's Coeure in October - Centeno

Euro zone to pick candidate to replace ECB's Coeure in October - Centeno
FILE PHOTO: Eurogroup President Mario Centeno arrives at the European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium, June 21, 2019. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw -
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HELSINKI (Reuters) – The Eurogroup of euro zone finance ministers launched on Friday the process to replace Benoit Coeure on the board of the European Central Bank when his mandate ends in December, the group’s chair Mario Centeno said on Friday.

Euro zone finance ministers will pick a candidate in October, Centeno told a news conference in Helsinki.

(Reporting by Jan Strupczewski and Francesco Guarascio @fraguarascio)

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