Featured Product

    ECB to Start Publishing Compounded €STR Average Rates

    March 18, 2021

    ECB will start publishing compounded euro short-term rate (€STR) average rates and a compounded index based on the euro short-term rate (€STR) on April 15, 2021. The publication will take place on each TARGET2 business day and will include compounded €STR average rates for tenors of one week, one month, three months, six months, and 12 months; the publication will also include a compounded €STR index, enabling the derivation of compounded rates for any non-standard tenor.

    ECB also published the rules for calculation and publication of the compounded €STR average rates and index. The rules take into account the outcome of the public consultation on the design of the rates and index. The compounded €STR average rates and index will be published via the Market Information Dissemination (MID) platform and through the Statistical Data Warehouse (SDW) of ECB. ECB also announced that guideline (ECB/2019/19) on the governance of the €STR and on the administration and oversight of the €STR determination process has been amended to cover the calculation and publication of the compounded €STR average rates and index. The €STR is based entirely on daily confidential statistical information related to money market transactions collected in compliance with the Money Market Statistical Reporting (MMSR) Regulation. Four national central banks assist ECB in the collection of the input statistical information: Bundesbank, BDE, BDF, and BDI. 

     

    Related Links

    Keywords: Europe, EU, Banking, Securities, €STR, Interest Rate Benchmarks, Benchmark Reforms, Derivatives, ECB

    Related Articles
    News

    APRA Publishes FAQs on Capital Treatment of Overseas Subsidiaries

    The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) published a new set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) to clarify the regulatory capital treatment of investments in the overseas deposit-taking and insurance subsidiaries.

    September 15, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    PRA Finalizes Changes to Consolidated Prudential Rules Under CRD5/CRR2

    The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) issued the policy statement PS20/21, which contains final rules for the application of existing consolidated prudential requirements to financial holding companies and mixed financial holding companies.

    September 15, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    EBA Finalizes Guidance to Assess Breaches of Large Exposure Limits

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) published the final report on the guidelines specifying the criteria to assess the exceptional cases when institutions exceed the large exposure limits and the time and measures needed for institutions to return to compliance.

    September 15, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    EBA Revises Guidelines on Stress Tests of Deposit Guarantee Schemes

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) revised the guidelines on stress tests to be conducted by the national deposit guarantee schemes under the Deposit Guarantee Schemes Directive (DGSD).

    September 15, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    HKMA Endorses Industry Guidance to Support LIBOR Transition

    The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) issued a circular, for all authorized institutions, to confirm its support of an information note that sets out various options available in the loan market for replacing USD LIBOR with the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR).

    September 14, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    OCC Issues Booklet on Supervision of Problem Banks

    The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) issued a new "Problem Bank Supervision" booklet of the Comptroller's Handbook. The booklet covers information on timely identification and rehabilitation of problem banks and their advanced supervision, enforcement, and resolution when conditions warrant.

    September 13, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    MAS Consults on Capital and Reporting Requirements for Market Risk

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) launched a consultation on the standards for market risk capital and the associated reporting requirements for banks incorporated in Singapore.

    September 13, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    FDIC Announces Winners of Tech Sprint to Reach Unbanked Consumers

    The tech lab of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) selected three winning teams in a tech sprint designed to explore new technologies and techniques to help banks meet the needs of unbanked consumers.

    September 13, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    PRA Letter Sets Out Findings on Reliability of Regulatory Reporting

    PRA published a "Dear CEO" letter that sets out findings of a review on the reliability of regulatory reporting and reiterates the supervisory expectations on regulatory reporting.

    September 10, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    News

    APRA Connect to Go Live; APRA to Reduce Reliance on CLF

    The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) confirmed that its new data collection solution APRA Connect will go live on September 13, 2021.

    September 10, 2021 WebPage Regulatory News
    RESULTS 1 - 10 OF 7472