Assessing the health of Greek banks' loan portfoliosEconomyBanking
The Asset Quality Review (AQR) that is currently being conducted by the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) of the ECB along with a stress test exercise will determine the capital needs of Greek banks that are due to be published in the second half of October.
July credit contraction at 1.5 pct, slowest since Aug 2011EconomyMacroeconomy
Greek bank credit contracted at a decelerating pace for the fourth straight month in July, when it decreased by 1.5 percent from 1.7 percent in June, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG).
Credit contracts at slower pace of 1.7 pct in June, monthly loan flow positiveEconomyMacroeconomy
Greek bank credit contracted at a decelerating pace for the third successive month by 1.7 percent in June from 2.1 percent in May, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG). The June headline rate indicates the slowest decline since August 2011.
Credit standards tougher in Q2, expected to tighten furtherEconomyMacroeconomy
Credit standards for corporate loans tightened quarter on quarter (QoQ), according to the Bank of Greece (BoG) bank lending survey (BLS) for the second quarter (Q2) of 2015.
Credit contracts by slower rate of 2.1 pct in MayEconomyMacroeconomy
Greek bank credit contraction further decelerated to 2.1 percent in May from 2.4 percent in April, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG).
Greek SMEs face biggest obstacles to finance in euro area, ECB findsEconomyMacroeconomy
The latest ECB bi-annual survey on enterprises’ access to finance for the six months ending in March 2015 reaffirmed that Greek SMEs continue to face the most significant obstacle among their eurozone peers.
Greek credit contracts by 2.4 pct in April for slowest drop since 2011EconomyMacroeconomy
Greece's credit contraction marginally decelerated to 2.4 percent in April from 2.5 percent in March, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG). The April headline figure is the slowest drop since October 2011.
Greek bank credit contracts by 2.5 pct in MarchEconomyMacroeconomy
Greek bank credit contracted by 2.5 percent in March - similar to the reduction in February - according to the Bank of Greece (BoG).
Credit standards for household, corporate loans unchanged in Q1EconomyMacroeconomy
The Bank of Greece (BoG) released for the first time on Tuesday the results of the Greek bank lending survey for the first quarter (Q1) of 2015, which involves the four systemic Greek banks.
Monthly credit flow turns positive in Feb for first time since June 2012EconomyMacroeconomy
Greek bank credit contraction slowed to 2.5 percent in February from 2.9 percent in January, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG).