Eurogroup agrees to release €8.5 billion of financial assistance to Greece
At the meeting in Luxembourg on 15 June, the Eurogroup finalised its discussion on the second review of Greece's programme, paving the way for the release of the third tranche of financial assistance, amounting to €8.5 billion. The payment will be released by the European Stability Mechanism after the euro area member states have completed their national procedures, authorising the disbursement.
Thematic discussion on growth and jobs: improving the quality of public finances Greece
The Eurogroup invited Greece together with the institutions and relevant third parties to develop and support a holistic, growth enhancing strategy.