Regulation of Financial Institutions
The latest developments in regulation and capital requirements for banks and insurers globally.
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  • SECTOR COMMENT
    16 Jun 2020|Moody's Investors Service
     The EU amendments to the Capital Requirement Regulation will mitigate any short-term decline in EU banks’ capital and allow them to deploy their capital to business loans.

    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    04 May 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Deteriorating profitability and weakening asset quality will begin to erode the capital of at least some banks as the global economic shock broadens and lengthens. Lower capital would materially increase the credit vulnerability of these banks.

    SECTOR COMMENT
    02 Apr 2020|Moody's Investors Service
     Regulators' recommendations aim to increase banks' core capitalization in order to improve their loss resiliency and support new lending amid the coronavirus' adverse effects.
    SECTOR COMMENT
    30 Mar 2020
    On 20 March the European Central Bank (ECB) published a text answering frequently asked questions regarding measures it has taken in response to the coronavirus crisis.  Regulators provide guidance for banks on meeting their regulatory requirements at a time of crisis.