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4 November 2020
Banking association President Hans-Walter Peters on the US election

“The international community looks to the US with concern. Unfortunately, the elections have yet to produce a clear result. We ...

Comments

3 November 2020
Comments EBA GL Fit & Proper

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has issued its comments to the public consultation of the European Banking Authority (EBA) ...

Comments

3 November 2020
Comments on the European Commissions legislative draft "proposal for a regulation on ..

As part of the "Digital Finance Package", the European Commission has presented a legislative proposal to improve the financial sector's ...

Comments

2 November 2020
Comments Draft Guidelines on internal governance

The European Banking Authority has issued a proposal to revise its guidelines on internal covernance , on which the German ...

Interview

30 October 2020
The digital Euro - its benefits and challenges for banks

At the CAC20B Crypto Assets Conference, Siegfried Utzig of the Association of German Banks spoke about the digital euro. He ...

Comments

29 October 2020
Comments Draft Guidelines specifying the conditions for the application of the altern ..

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has issued draft guidelines on conditions for the application of the alternative treatment of institutions' ...

Comments

29 October 2020
Comments Draft Regulatory Technical Standards

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has issued its comments to the public consultation of the European Banking Authority (EBA) ...

Comments

20 October 2020
Comments ESAs Survey on templates for Environmental and/or Social financial products ..

The European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) have consulted by 16 October 2020 templates concerning the presentation of the information which have ...

Comments

8 October 2020
IASB Exposure Draft ED/2019/7 General Statement Presentation and Disclosures

The IASB proposes changes in the structure and content of the main financial statements in the standard draft.

Comments

30 September 2020
Comments on ECB Guide on climate-related and environmental risks

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has issued its comments to the public consultation of the European Central Bank (ECB) ...

Press release

24 September 2020
Association of German Banks welcomes plans for capital markets union

The European Commission has today unveiled its action plan for creating capital markets union. The aim of the plan is ...

Press release

21 September 2020
Sustainable finance: banks play a key role in the fight against climate change

In the association’s latest position paper, Germany’s private banks argue for more sustainability in the economy and, in particular, for ...

Position Paper

21 September 2020
Sustainable Finance - The Contribution of Private Banks

This position paper shines a light on the role of private banks in sustainable finance and, more specifically, in climate ...

Comments

4 September 2020
Comments on EC Inception Impact Assessment “Sustainable Finance - obligation for cert ..

The German Banking Industry Committee has issued its comments to the Inception Impact Assessment of the European Commission.

Comments

3 September 2020
Position paper on the European Commissinos legislative draft for the review of the Be ..

The German Banking Industry Committee welcomes the European Commission’s decision to provide for the possibility to designate a statutory replacement ...

Comments

1 September 2020
Response to the consultation paper of the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) on ..

GBIC welcomes the proposed measures to enhance sustainability in finance.

Comments

28 August 2020
Review of the Interchange Fee Regulation Position

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) welcomes this new report as it once again underlines the EU Commission’s goal to ...

Comments

28 August 2020
Comments on EBA-Consultation "Draft Regulatory Technical Standards on own funds and e ..

GBIC has answered the EBA-Consultation on "Draft Regulatory Technical Standards on own funds and eligible liabilities". The comments sharply criticizing ...

Comments

26 August 2020
Comments on Technical Amendment on capital treatment of securitisations of non-perfor ..

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has issued its comments to the public consultation of the Basel Committee on Banking ...

Comments

13 August 2020
Comments on EBA Consultation Paper on Standards on the contractual recognition of sta ..

Comments on EBA Consultation Paper on Standards on the contractual recognition of stay powers under Article 71a(5) BRRD

Press release

12 August 2020
Martin Zielke hands over the office of President of the Association of German Banks t ..

Against the backdrop of his resignation as Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors of Commerzbank AG, Martin Zielke is ...

Bite-sized article

3 August 2020
BaFinPerspectives Issue 1 | 2020 on cyber security

It contains the article: „How German banks are gearing up for the fight against cybercrime", written by Andreas Krautscheid and ...

Comments

23 July 2020
Comments of the Association of German Banks on the Final Report of the High Level For ..

We warmly welcome the recently published report of the High Level Forum on CMU. We believe it identifies many important ...

Comments

23 July 2020
Comments on Draft Guidelines on the appropriate subsets of exposures in the applicati ..

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has issued its comments to the public consultation of the European Banking Authority (EBA) ...

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