News & press

In this section, you will find news, press releases and speeches published by the EBA as well as a calendar of events including the EBA's major activities and key dates

Latest news and press releases

  • EBA publishes Consumer Trends Report for 2018-19

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) published today its Consumer Trends Report for 2018 and 2019. The Report covers the trends and issues related to retail banking products and services that fall within the EBA's consumer protection mandate, such as mortgages, consumer credit, deposits, payment accounts, payment services and electronic money. The Report also provides an overview of the topical issues identified in 2018/19 that impact or may impact consumers.

    20/02/2019 - Press releases

  • EBA Board of Supervisors nominates José Manuel Campa as new EBA Chairperson

    The Board of Supervisors (BoS) of the EBA nominated today Jose Manuel Campa as the new Chairperson of the Authority. Mr Campa was selected from a shortlist of candidates compiled by the EBA Selection Committee.

    19/02/2019 - Press releases

  • EBA opens formal investigation into possible breach of Union law by the Estonian and Danish competent authorities regarding money-laundering activities linked to Danske Bank

    On 18 February 2019, the European Banking Authority (EBA) opened a formal investigation into a possible breach of Union law by the Estonian Financial Services Authority (Finantsinspektsioon) and the Danish Financial Services Authority (Finanstilsynet) in connection with money laundering activities linked to Danske Bank and its Estonian branch in particular.

    19/02/2019 - News

  • ESAs publish recommendations on changes to the PRIIPs Key Information Document

    The European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) today published their final recommendations following a consultation on targeted amendments to the Delegated Regulation covering the rules for the Key Information Document (KID) for Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (PRIIPs).

    08/02/2019 - Press releases

  • EBA welcomes National Bank of Moldova to the Memorandum of Cooperation with South Eastern European banking supervisors

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) welcomed the National Bank of Moldova as an additional signatory party to the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with banking supervisory authorities in several South-Eastern European (SEE) countries. The MoC was signed in 2015 to establish a framework for cooperation and information exchange.

    04/02/2019 - Press releases

  • EBA updates list of correlated currencies

    The European Banking Authority (EBA) updated today the 2018 list of closely correlated currencies that was originally published in December 2013. The list is part of the implementing technical standards (ITS) that were drafted for the purposes of calculating the capital requirements for foreign-exchange risk according to the standardised rules. The list was updated according to the procedure and methodology laid down in the ITS and submitted to the European Commission for endorsement.

    30/01/2019 - News

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