Featured Product

    Bundesbank and BaFin Launch Joint Stress Test for LSIs

    April 01, 2019

    Deutsche Bundesbank and BaFin launched the fourth stress test to assess the earnings and resilience of small and medium-size banks (also known as less significant institutions or LSIs). The LSI Stress Test 2019 involves about 1,400 banks and savings banks that are under direct national supervision in Germany. Parallel to the LSI survey, a stress test will be conducted at all German building societies, taking into account the business model of these specialized institutions.

    Concurrent to the stress test, the German supervisory authority is interviewing selected institutions on the risks arising from real estate financing and on the development of lending standards in the corporate lending business. From a prudential point of view, the survey is necessary to improve the short-term data situation in these areas. The data collected in the stress test must be made available by the end of May 2019. For real estate financing and lending standard surveys, a submission is scheduled for mid-July 2019. Bundesbank and BaFin will publish the results in Autumn 2019.

     

    Related Link (in German): Press Release

     

    Keywords: Europe, Germany, Banking, Stress Testing, Less Significant Institutions, Bundesbank, BaFin

    Featured Experts
    Related Articles
    News

    EC Adopts Financial Reporting Changes Arising from Benchmark Reforms

    EC published Regulation 2021/25 that addresses amendments related to the financial reporting consequences of replacement of the existing interest rate benchmarks with alternative reference rates.

    January 14, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    BIS Bulletin Examines Key Elements of Policy Response to Cyber Risk

    BIS published a bulletin, or a note, that examines the cyber threat landscape in the context of the pandemic and discusses policies to reduce risks to financial stability.

    January 14, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    HMT Updates List of Post-Brexit Equivalence Decisions in UK

    HM Treasury, also known as HMT, has updated the table containing the list of the equivalence decisions that came into effect in UK at the end of the transition period of its withdrawal from EU.

    January 14, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    EBA Issues Erratum for Technical Package on Reporting Framework 3.0

    EBA published an erratum for technical package on phase 1 of the reporting framework 3.0.

    January 14, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    APRA Publishes FAQ on Measurement of Credit Risk Weighted Assets

    APRA updated a frequently asked question (FAQ), for authorized deposit-taking institutions, on the measurement of credit risk weighted assets.

    January 14, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    EBA Publishes Risk Dashboard for Third Quarter of 2020

    EBA published the quarterly risk dashboard, along with the results of the Risk Assessment Questionnaire survey among 60 banks and 15 market analysts.

    January 13, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    ECB Analysis Shows Privacy as Biggest Concern in Use of Digital Euro

    ECB concluded the public consultation on the introduction of a digital euro in EU.

    January 13, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    ECB Finalizes Guide on Supervisory Approach to Bank Consolidation

    ECB published a guide that sets out the supervisory approach to consolidation in the banking sector.

    January 12, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    SRB Chair Outlines Work Priorities for 2021

    The SRB Chair Elke König published an article setting out work priorities for 2021.

    January 11, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    FDIC Selects Companies to Compete in Final Phase of Tech Sprint

    FDIC has selected 11 technology companies—including BearingPoint, Fed Reporter, Inc, and S&P Global Market Intelligence, LLC—for inclusion in the third and final phase of the rapid prototyping competition.

    January 11, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    RESULTS 1 - 10 OF 6417