The Annual Report describes the activities of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB) and reports on the Eurosystem's monetary policy of the previous year.
It is presented to the European Parliament (webcast available), as well as to the Council of the European Union, the European Commission and the European Council.
The Annual Report includes the Annual Accounts of the ECB. These are temporarily available as a separate document several weeks before the Annual Report.
Annual Report goes green
The Annual Report is no longer available in printed format.
The Annual Report usually has the following structure: