Top stories

Stress test shines light on single supervisor priorities

Stress test shines light on single supervisor priorities

While the results of the European Central Bank's comprehensive assessment delivered few surprises, they highlighted areas where the bank will need to improve supervision and financial reporting.

EU and US seek to calm clearing house dispute

US and EU flag

Five years after the Pittsburgh Summit, mutual central counterparty recognition is still proving intractable. 

Focus turns to equity in final drive to end 'too big to fail'

Mark Carney 167x96

A dispute between the US and EU over bail-in debt has forced the Financial Stability Board to change tack on cross-border resolution.

Asset managers resist SIFI designation as attention to shadow banking intensifies

Jon Cunliffe

Regulators have identified asset management as a potential source of systemic risk, but the industry insists there should not be an entity focus.

DTCC proposes repo clearing

Market participants hope that shifting repo clearing to a central clearing utility will help allay regulatory concern.

FSOC may rethink designation process, grants MetLife hearing

US Treasury secretary Jack Lew said federal regulators might reconsider the process by which non-bank companies are designated as systemically important.

Six agencies approve final risk retention rule

Six federal agencies have approved a final rule requiring sponsors of securitisation deals to remain exposed to the underlying assets.

We use cookies to improve site performance and enhance your user experience. If you’d like to disable cookies on this device, please see our cookie management page. If you close this message or continue to use the site, you consent to our use of cookies on this device in accordance with our cookie policy, unless you disable them.