EBA publishes end of term report of its Banking Stakeholder Group (BSG)

19 April 2016

The European Banking Authority (EBA) issued its Banking Stakeholder Group (BSG) end of term of office report. The document covers the outputs of the BSG for the second term of the Membership whose appointment fell between October 2013 and 15 April 2016, as well as information on its working methodology and its interaction with the EBA.

The following main areas are covered by the report: the appointment, structure and working methods of the BSG and its interface with EBA; the activity and output of BSG2; the work of its three Standing Technical Working Groups and Ad Hoc Technical Working Groups that were established early in the BSG's term of office; and an overview of some common themes that emerged in the BSG's responses to EBA Consultation Papers.

A set of recommendations is also provided by the BSG in its report with a view to informing and enhancing the effectiveness of the role and work of the next composition of the BSG.