23 October 2018
The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today its detailed annual work programme for 2019, describing the specific activities and tasks of the Authority for the coming year and highlighting the key strategic areas of work from 2019 to 2021.
In 2019, the EBA will focus on (i) leading the Basel III implementation in the EU; (ii) understanding risks and opportunities arising from financial innovation; (iii) collecting, disseminating and analysing banking data; (iv) ensuring a smooth relocation of the EBA to Paris; and (v) fostering the increase of the loss-absorbing capacity of the EU banking system.
Notes to the editors
The work programme has been developed on the basis of the tasks specified in the Authority's founding Regulation as well as of the various mandates and legislative proposals received and envisaged in the area of financial and banking regulation.