The European Banking Authority
was established by Regulation (EC) No. 1093/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 November 2010.
17 May 2013
Call for Expression of Interest regarding the renewal of the EBA's Banking Stakeholder Group
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.
17 May 2013
EBA consults on draft Technical Standards to determine the overall exposure to a client or a group of connected clients in respect of transactions with underlying assets
The European Banking Authority launches today a consultation paper on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) to define the conditions and methodologies used to determine the overall exposure to a client or group of connected clients resulting from a transaction with underlying assets and the risks inherent in the structure of the transaction itself. The consultation runs until 16 August 2013.
17 May 2013
Survey: Review of the European System of Financial Supervision
The European Parliament has commissioned two studies reviewing the European System of Financial Supervision (ESFS). These studies will inform the deliberations of the European Parliament, in particular its Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs’ (ECON).
16 May 2013
EBA recommends supervisors to conduct asset quality reviews and adjusts the next EU-wide stress test timeline
The EBA agreed today on recommendations to supervisors to conduct asset quality reviews on major EU banks. While banks’ capital positions were significantly strengthened under the EBA’s recapitalisation exercise, the objective of the asset quality exercises will be to review banks’ classifications and valuations of their assets so to help dispel concerns over the deterioration of asset quality due to macroeconomic conditions in Europe.
12 April 2013
Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities calls for action on cross-sectoral risks
The Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities (Joint Committee) has published today its first Report on Risks and Vulnerabilities in the European Union’s (EU) Financial System.