Bank of Italy decided to maintain the countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) ratio at 0% for the fourth quarter of 2020. The CCyB is based on the analysis of the reference indicators, with the credit-to-GDP gap being identified, within the European legislation, as a key reference indicator for setting the CCyB ratio.
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Keywords: Europe, Italy, Banking, CCyB, Basel, Macro-Prudential Policy, Regulatory Capital, Bank of Italy
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