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EU-wide stress test results will be published on 26 October

The European Banking Authority (EBA) will publish the 2014 EU-wide stress test results on Sunday 26 October 2014 at 12:00 Central European Time (11 GMT time). The stress test, which assesses the resilience of EU banks to a hypothetical adverse macroeconomic scenario, uses a common methodology developed by the EBA, and applies it consistently across all participating banks.


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