Letter to Basel Committee on Reducing Variation in Credit Risk-Weighted Assets

The EACT has addressed a letter to the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision concerning the proposed review of banks' use of internal models. With our letter we seek to highlight our concerns that the proposals, if implemented, would lead to a considerable increase in EU banks' capital needs, and could therefore lead to significant price increases and withdrawal of certain banking products and services.

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EACT Newsletter - June 2019

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The latest issue features articles on the European Parliament elections, the trade war between China and the USA, bank account management in transition plus the news that Helmut Schnabel has been re-elected Chair of IGTA.

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EACT Newsletter - April 2019

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The latest issue features articles on cryptocurrencies in the Czech financial market, cybersecurity, impacts of M&A on hedging operations and much more.

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EACT Newsletter - March 2019

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The newsletter features a series of special reports on the EACT Summit 2019.

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EACT Briefing Focus: KYC

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KYC has become a serious concern for EACT members over recent years: it is increasingly complex to fulfil all unstructured and nonharmonized requests. In all recent surveys, KYC is listed as a top priority for corporates and its rising costs are a source of frustration.

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EACT Newsletter - February 2019

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The newsletter features articles on Brexit, tackling cyber risks in treasury and reports on recent NTA events.

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