Call for Expression of Interest regarding the renewal of the EBA's Banking Stakeholder Group
17 May 2013
The European Banking Authority (EBA) launches today a Call for expression of interest to prepare the renewal of its Banking Stakeholder Group (BSG). The deadline for application is 28 June 2013, 23:59 GMT.
The BSG has been established to help facilitate the EBA's consultation with stakeholders.
It is composed of 30 individuals appointed to represent in balanced proportions credit and investment institutions operating in the EU, their employees' representatives as well as consumers, users of banking services and representatives of SMEs. Moreover at least five of its members shall be independent top-ranking academics. Finally, ten of its members shall represent financial institutions, three of whom shall come from cooperative and saving banks.
The ‘Call for expressions of interest' to set up the BSG is open to candidates representing stakeholders across the European Union. The deadline for application is 28 June 2013, 23:59 GMT.
The relevant documents can be found on the EBA's website:
Details on the selection process can be found in the Selection procedure document.
The final decision on the composition of the BSG will be taken by the EBA's Board of Supervisors in autumn 2013. Applicants shall be informed accordingly by the end of October 2013 and the composition of the renewed BSG will be made available on the EBA's website.
The first meeting of the renewed BSG is expected to take place on 30 October.
Franca Rosa Congiu
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