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European banks exposed to Turkey’s currency crisis

Turkey’s economic crisis poses a threat to European banks with business in the country. Spain’s BBVA, Italy’s UniCredit, France’s BNP Paribas, Dutch bank ING and Britain’s HSBC are the ... Read More
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EBA announces final timeline for the 2018 EU-wide stress test

The Board of Supervisors of the European Banking Authority (EBA) agreed in its meeting held on 24-25 October 2017 on the final timeline of the 2018 EU-wide stress test. ... Read More
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European banks stashing billions in tax havens

Europe’s largest banks are draining public coffers by stashing billions of profits offshore. A 52-page report, by international aid agency Oxfam out on Monday (27 March), estimates €25 billion ... Read More

7 Major European Banks Form Blockchain Platform ‘Digital Trade Chain’

A group of seven large European banks has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a blockchain-powered cross-border trade finance platform for small and medium-sized companies in Europe. ... Read More
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Deutsche Bank Woes Sparks Concern Among German Lawmakers

Social Democrat members said to have discussed bank’s finances Biggest German lender creeps into Berlin’s political debates Deutsche Bank AG’s finances, weakened by low profitability and mounting legal costs, ... Read More
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Most European Banks Survive Stress Test

European regulators gave most banks a clean bill of health in “stress tests” despite the Continent’s sluggish growth and low interest rates, saying only a clutch of lenders would struggle ... Read More

Brexit is getting the blame

Brexit is not the most important problem facing markets, it is mounting problems in the European banks. But before looking at that systemic issue, I will summarise the Brexit ... Read More
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Saudi Arabia Has a Plan B to Try to Stop Iran’s Economic Rise

The kingdom is mobilizing its Gulf allies to make sure that Iran’s opening-up to the global economy doesn’t go smoothly. Saudi Arabia couldn’t stop the Iran nuclear deal from ... Read More
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UBS, HSBC Offshore Dealings Thrust Into Panama Papers Spotlight

Report describes UBS’s dealings with law firm Mossack Fonseca Both banks say they comply with laws for vetting customers UBS Group AG and HSBC Holdings Plc — two of the ... Read More
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EBA publishes results of the CRDIV-CRR/Basel III monitoring exercise as of 30 June 2015

The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today its ninth report of the CRDIV-CRR/Basel III monitoring exercise on the European banking system. This exercise, run in parallel with the one ... Read More
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