The indicators published here provide an overall assessment of the degree of financial integration in the main financial market segments of the euro area covering the money markets, bond markets, equity markets and banking markets, including indicators related to market infrastructures. The indicators are updated biannually: once a year they are released together with a report which will also provide an explanation of the developments.
To see the last updated series, please refer to Financial Integration Indicators on the European Central Bank’s website
IFI statistics comprise a set of indicators assessing the degree of integration in the main financial segments of the euro area.
The methodologies according to which the indicators are calculated are described in detail in the annex of the report that accompanies the indicators.