Commission to pour cold water on Bulgaria’s Eurozone ambition

By |maj 23rd, 2018|banking sector, Banking union, Bulgaria, ECB, ERM II, Eurozone, News|

Euro-hopeful Bulgaria does not yet meet the criteria to adopt the single currency, the European Commission will say today (23 May) in an assessment of European Union countries that must one day switch to the euro.

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UK watchdog calls for finance pact with EU to avoid Brexit chaos

By |februar 6th, 2018|banking sector, Brexit, City of London, financial services, Insurance, News, trade|

British and European Union watchdogs could sign a pact to avoid Brexit disrupting trillions of pounds in cross-border financial contracts and undermine market stability, a top UK regulator said yesterday (5 February).

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UK banks could cope with ‘disorderly’ Brexit, Bank of England says

By |november 28th, 2017|bank stress tests, banking sector, Brexit, Hard Brexit, News|

Britain’s banks could cope with a “disorderly” Brexit without needing to curb lending or be bailed out by taxpayers, the Bank of England said today (28 November) after carrying out its annual health check on lenders.

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Paris celebrates the arrival of the European Banking Authority

By |november 21st, 2017|banking sector, Brexit, EBA, EMA, Europlace, France, News, Paris|

At the end of a suspenseful day, delegates from 27 EU governments meeting in the General Affairs Council chose to relocate the European Medicines Agency to Amsterdam and the European Banking Authority to Paris. EURACTIV France reports.

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Caixabank’s move to transfer HQ is permanent, sees deposit loss

By |oktober 25th, 2017|banking sector, Caixabank, Catalonia independence, Catalonia referendum, News, Sabadell|

Caixabank's decision to move its legal headquarters out of Catalonia to calm investors was permanent, the lender's CEO said yesterday (24 October), saying the crisis between Spain and Catalonia had prompted some deposit outflows.

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German bank regulator urges EU to be ready for hard Brexit

By |oktober 25th, 2017|BaFin, banking sector, Brexit, Felix Hufeld, Germany, Hard Brexit, London City, News|

European Union regulators need temporary fixes in place to prevent market distortions in case banks based in Britain face a Brexit without a deal, Germany's financial watchdog said.

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