Monthly Archives: November 2016

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The health of UK banks is still far from assured in the long term

Once upon at time a recession like this would have wiped out every single bank. The fictional apocalyptic scenario sketched out by the Bank of England would have destroyed all of Britain’s big banks’ capital buffers and then some, if they were still as weak as they were going into 2008. Yet the lenders [...]

By |2017-07-21T12:52:30+00:00November 30th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The health of UK banks is still far from assured in the long term

EBA publishes list of public sector entities for the calculation of capital requirements

The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today the list of public sector entities (PSEs) that may be treated as regional governments, local authorities or central governments in the area of credit risk, in accordance with the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR). This list will assist EU institutions in determining their capital requirements for credit risk. [...]

By |2017-07-21T12:52:47+00:00November 18th, 2016|News|Comments Off on EBA publishes list of public sector entities for the calculation of capital requirements

EBA consults on revised standards on supervisory reporting

The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today for consultation revised Implementing Technical Standards (ITS) on supervisory reporting. The proposed amendments concern new requirements for the reporting of information on sovereign exposures and changed requirements for the reporting of operational risk data. The standards on supervisory reporting aim at collecting information on institutions' compliance with [...]

By |2017-07-21T12:53:39+00:00November 11th, 2016|News|Comments Off on EBA consults on revised standards on supervisory reporting

EBA seeks views on new prudential regime for investment firms

The European Banking Authority (EBA) launched today a consultation in response to the European Commission's call for technical advice on the design of a new prudential regime for investment firms, which is specifically tailored to the needs of investment firms' different business models and inherent risks. The aim of this work is to develop [...]

By |2017-07-21T12:53:59+00:00November 4th, 2016|News|Comments Off on EBA seeks views on new prudential regime for investment firms