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The EBA 2014 Annual Report

The European Banking Authority (EBA) issues its 2014 Annual Report, which provides a detailed account of all the work accomplished in the past year and anticipates the key areas of focus in the coming years. The report highlights the crucial role played by EBA in safeguarding the integrity and stability of the EU banking sector and highlights the significant progress achieved in developing the Single Rulebook.

15/06/2015

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  • EBA publishes final technical standards to ensure effective resolution under the BRRD

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today its final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on the Minimum Requirement for Own Funds and Eligible Liabilities (MREL), and on the contractual recognition of bail-in. Both standards provide further specification of essential elements to ensure the effectiveness of the resolution regime established by the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD). These standards are part of the EBA’s major programme of work to implement the BRRD and address the problem of too-big-to-fail banks.

    03/07/2015 - Press releases

  • EBA defines functioning of EU banking resolution colleges

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today a set of Final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) that specifies the functions of the EU resolution colleges established for resolving failing banks operating on a cross-border basis in the European Economic Area (EEA). These RTS have been developed within the framework established by the EU Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (the BRRD) and specify how resolution colleges should function, from their establishment to going concern, and from planning the resolution of an institution to managing situations of cross-border resolution.

    03/07/2015 - Press releases

  • EBA issues final standards on processes for notifying that a banking institution is failing

    The EBA published today its final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on notifications and notice of suspension. These RTS have been developed within the framework established by the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD) and aim at harmonising at EU level the process and content of notifications, as well as the notice of suspension, to be followed when a banking institutions operating in the EU is failing or likely to fail.

    03/07/2015 - Press releases

  • EBA publishes its seventh semi-annual report on risks and vulnerabilities of the EU banking sector

    The EBA today published its regular risk assessment report. The report is based on December 2014 data and the final production date for this report was 12 June 2015. The report therefore does not cover the current challenges posed by the situation in Greece. However, the report notes that direct exposures to Greek counterparties are limited. Nonetheless indirect challenges of contagion remain a concern and will require careful monitoring and coordination of supervisory activities across the single market.

    03/07/2015 - News

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