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EBA updates single rulebook Q&A

EBA has added more questions to its single rulebook Q&A. ...more

EBA consults on draft liquidity RTS

EBA is consulting on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) related to liquidity requirements for cross-border intragroup financial support under stress conditions. These RTS specify the additional objective criteria for...more

EBA announces 2016 stress test

EBA has published the draft methodology for its 2016 EU-wide stress test. The stress test will be launched in February 2016 and will cover approximately 70% of the EU banking sector. No single capital threshold is defined for...more

EBA consults on DGS stress tests

EBA is consulting on draft guidelines on stress tests of deposit guarantee schemes (DGSs) under the recast Deposit Guarantee Schemes Directive (DGSD). The guidelines will require DGSs to establish a programme of tests over a...more

EBA updates single rulebook Q&A

EBA has added two new items to its single rulebook Q&A....more

EBA consults on qualifying holdings information exchange

EBA has launched a consultation on its draft Implementing Technical Standards (ITS) on the procedures, forms and templates that competent authorities in the EU should use when consulting each other on acquisitions and...more

Capital Markets Union - Part 3: Proposed Elements of a New EU Covered Bond Framework

An EU-wide dedicated legislative framework for covered bonds is one of the options currently being considered as part of the European Commission’s consultation on covered bonds. This option, according to the Commission’s...more

EBA Announces Details of 2016 EU-Wide Stress Test

The European Banking Authority (EBA) published on November 5, 2015 its EU-wide stress test and draft methodology for discussion. The stress-test exercise to be carried out in 2016 will assess a sample of banks covering...more

EBA updates single rulebook Q&A

EBA has added 11 new items to its single rulebook Q&A....more

Commission consults on CRD4 remuneration

The Commission has issued a consultation to help it produce a report on the efficiency of the CRD4 remuneration rules. The Commission is particularly interested in views on the possible impact of the “Maximum Ratio Rule” on...more

EBA translates BRRD simplified obligations guidelines

EBA has translated the guidelines on simplified obligations under the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD) in the official languages. The guidelines define how EU authorities should assess whether an institution is...more

EBA updates single rulebook Q&A

EBA has added five new items to its single rulebook Q&A....more

EBA finalises default study templates

EBA has published the final templates and instructions for its Quantitative Impact Study on the definition of default under the CRR (see FReD 16 October). These should be submitted by participating institutions to their...more

European Supervisory Authorities Consult on AML-CFT Guidelines

On October 21, the joint committee of the three European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs, comprising the European Banking Authority, the European Securities and Markets Authority, and the European Insurance and Occupational...more

EBA updates single rulebook Q&A

EBA has added four new items to its single rulebook Q&A. ...more

European Commission Report on Capital Requirements for Covered Bonds

On October 20, 2015, the European Commission published a report (COM(2015) 509 final), addressed to the European Parliament and the Council of the EU, on capital requirements for covered bonds as required by Article 503 of...more

EBA publishes 2016 work programme

EBA has published its annual work programme for 2016, describing its specific activities and tasks for the coming year. EBA’s work for 2016 is defined under 34 activities in the following strategic areas...more

Joint Committee of ESAs Consults on Risk-Based Supervision and Risk Factors Guidelines

On October 21, 2015, the Joint Committee of the European Securities and Markets Authority, the European Banking Authority and the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (together, the European Supervisory...more

EBA issues passport notifications guidelines translation

EBA has published the translations into all official EU languages of its guidelines on passport notifications for credit intermediaries under the Mortgage Credit Directive (MCD). ...more

ESAs consult on AML/CTF

The European Supervisory Authorities (ESMA, EBA and EIOPA jointly) have launched a public consultation on two anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) guidelines, to be made under the fourth...more

Corporate and Financial Weekly Digest - Volume X, Issue 41

SEC/CORPORATE - SEC To Hold Forum on Small Business Capital Formation in November - On October 21, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced that it will hold its annual Government - Business Forum on Small...more

PRA consults on identifying O-SIIs

PRA is consulting on its approach to identifying other systemically important institutions (O-SIIs). It sets out the proposed criteria and methodology derived from the Capital Requirements Directive and EBA Guidelines. In...more

ESMA Consults on Guidelines on Sound Remuneration Policies under the UCITS V Directive and AIFMD

On 23 July 2015, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) launched a consultation on proposed guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the EU’s UCITS V Directive (the UCITS Remuneration Guidelines) and the...more

EBA extends deadline for default definition

EBA has extended the deadline for submitting comments on the templates and instructions of the Qualitative Impact Assessment (QIS) of the definition of default. The deadline is now 19 October for these comments...more

EBA consults on MCD benchmark rate

EBA is consulting on the benchmark rate under the Mortgage Credit Directive (MCD), which requires creditors to create two illustrative examples in the European Standardised Information Sheet for variable rate mortgages on the...more

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