ECB stress tests and what they will mean for Greek banks

Economy Tags: Banking, ECB
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The European Central Bank (ECB) is due to release the results of its comprehensive assessment of the financial health of 130 banks in the euro area at noon (CET) on Sunday. In the two weeks that follow banks will have to submit their capital plans, detailing how capital shortfalls will be covered in the next 6-9 months.

The comprehensive assessment comprises of two main pillars. The first is an Asset Quality Review (AQR) mainly involving banks’ asset and collateral valuation as well as related provisions. A capital benchmark of Common Equity Tier 1 (CET1) of 8 percent ...

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