Financial stability, recovery and resolution

Financial stability, recovery and resolution guidance:

This Practice Note provides high-level guidance on the administration regimes for UK banks, investment firms, building societies and investment banks under: • the Banking...

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Background to the BRRD This Practice Note summarises the core provisions included in the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive 2014/59/EU (BRRD). The BRRD proposed a...

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Purpose and application of BRRD technical standards and guidelines The Bank Recovery and Resolutions Directive 2014/59/EU (BRRD) mandates the European Banking Authority...

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The Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 (FS(BR)A 2013) received Royal Assent on 18 December 2013. . There are eight parts and ten schedules in FS(BR)A 2013....

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The Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 (FS(BR)A 2013) received Royal Assent on 18 December 2013. There are eight parts and ten schedules in FS(BR)A 2013....

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and separation of retail...

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Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 The Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 (FS(BR)A 2013) received Royal Assent on 18 December 2013. For further...

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This Practice Note outlines the key changes to UK banking reform adopted following the Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 (FS(BR)A 2013) (Banking Reform Act)....

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and separation of retail...

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and separation of retail...

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Origins of Minimum Requirements for Own Funds and Eligible Liabilities The origins of Minimum Requirements for Own Funds and Eligible Liabilities (MREL) lie in the hard...

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What is the MMF Regulation? Following its work on shadow banking and investment funds, the European Commission identified a number of concerns about money market funds...

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and separation of retail...

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and the separation of...

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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be treated by the EU as a...

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Structural banking reform and ring-fencing The global financial crisis revealed the need for international structural banking reform. In the UK, the Government introduced...

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BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Rationale The European Commission (the Commission) adopted a temporary State aid framework following the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008/2009 to enable Member States...

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The Crisis Communications The Impaired Assets Communication is one of the suite of Crisis Communications from the European Commission (the Commission) setting out the...

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The Crisis Communications The Recapitalisation Communication is one of the suite of Crisis Communications from The European Commission (the Commission) setting out the...

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The Crisis Communications The Restructuring Communication is one of the suite of Crisis Communications from The European Commission (the Commission) setting out the...

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This Practice Note provides a summary of work carried out by the European Commission's High-Level Expert Group (HLEG). The HLEG was set up in February 2012 to consider...

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Background The financial and economic crisis highlighted the increasing risk of financial fragmentation within the internal market for banking services in the European...

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Origins of TLAC The origins of the international concept of total loss absorbing capacity (TLAC) lie in the lessons learned during the financial crisis. When the crisis...

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BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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This Practice Note outlines the key changes to UK banking reform as adopted by the Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 (FS(BR)A 2013) including ring-fencing...

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