Monday, 25 June 2018


Big banks feel more pressure in stress test

IFR 2239 23 June to 29 June 2018

The US Federal Reserve increased the stress factors on the largest banks in the latest version of its annual healthcheck, pushing several close enough to the breaking point where capital return plans could take a hit.

FSB issues bank bail-in guidelines

IFR 2239 23 June to 29 June 2018

The Financial Stability Board has issued a series of guidelines to banking regulators on how to identify capital that is eligible to be bailed in, should a bank require such support, and how to implement related resolution plans.

Banco Popular failure details to be revealed

IFR 2239 23 June to 29 June 2018

The Single Resolution Board has been told to reveal additional details of deposit withdrawals from Banco Popular in the month prior to the Spanish lender’s resolution and immediate sale to Santander for €1 a year ago.

Eurozone sets out Eonia alternatives

IFR 2239 23 June to 29 June 2018

The eurozone working group set up by the European Central Bank to find a replacement for Eonia has set out three alternative risk-free rates.

Circus Oz performers dressed as red kangaroos pose for pictures at Darling Harbour in Sydney.

Tax pledge to boost Aussie bonds

IFR 2239 23 June to 29 June 2018

Australia’s under-utilised bond market may receive a welcome fillip if the opposition Labor Party, which is ahead in the polls, wins the next federal election.