Europe

EU banks fear capital hit from CCP approval delays

Central Banking | 06 Mar 2014

For banks to apply a 2% risk-weight, non-EU CCPs must be approved by Esma and their home-country rules by the EC; banks fear that will not happen by June 15 deadline in some cases

Topics: Central counterparty (CCP), Europe

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Europe card fraud up after five-year decline, ECB data show

Central Banking | 25 Feb 2014

Topics: Single Euro Payments Area (Sepa), ECB, Europe, payments

Political impasse threatens SRM progress

Central Banking | 06 Feb 2014

Topics: Europe, Resolution

Albania governor calls for Balkan payments system in annual conference speech

Central Banking | 06 Feb 2014

Topics: Albania, Bank of Albania, Europe

ECB unveils new Euro Retail Payments Board

Central Banking | 19 Dec 2013

Topics: European Central Bank, Europe, Single Euro Payments Area (Sepa)

ECB launches public consultation on mobile payments security recommendations

Central Banking | 20 Nov 2013

Topics: payments, ECB, Mobile banking, Europe

Belgian paper warns central bank policies could worsen financial shocks

Central Banking | 18 Nov 2013

Topics: National Bank of Belgium, Europe, Emerging markets

Banks respond differently to capital target deviations, ECB paper shows

Central Banking | 15 Nov 2013

Topics: ECB, Capital, risk, Europe

Netherlands Bank says ECB’s asset quality review necessary to restore market confidence

Central Banking | 08 Oct 2013

Topics: Netherlands Bank, ECB, Europe

Robert Pringle’s Viewpoint: ECB needs to play ‘chicken’ to force reform of Europe’s banks

Central Banking | 08 Oct 2013

Topics: ECB, European Central Bank, Europe, IMF, Christine Lagarde, Yves Mersch, Bonds, European Stability Mechanism, Mario Draghi, Peter Praet, Single supervisory mechanism, Banking union, Resolution

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