Scenarios for adopting the euro

Scenarios for adopting the euro

Changing a whole economy from one currency to another is a complex process that requires careful preparations at many levels of society. One decision to be made is how the euro will be introduced: each EU country must choose among three possible scenarios the one which best meets its needs.

Preparing for the cash changeover

Preparing for the cash changeover

Changing over to another currency is a major operation which requires massive preparations in order to ensure a smooth transition.

Helping you communicate on the euro

Helping you communicate on the euro

Changing over to a new currency affects many aspects of a citizen's daily life. Timely and effective communication is therefore an essential task for any Member State planning to introduce the euro, and experience shows that it is also crucial for a successful changeover.