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Position Paper

24 March 2021
Promoting the Digital Sovereignty of Europe

The digital sovereignty of Europe is a basic prerequisite for the European economy to maintain its innovativeness and therefore its …

Position Paper

18 March 2021
Digital identities – steps on the path to an ID ecosystem

Businesses must work together with government to achieve this goal of a flourishing ID ecosystem.

Press release

16 March 2021
Greensill Bank AG – payout event determined by BaFin

The German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) determined on 16 March 2021 that a payout event pursuant to Section 10 …

Position Paper

15 March 2021
Strengthening Europe’s sovereignty

The European Union faces the once-in-a-century task of asserting itself – as a community – politically, economically and socially in a world …

Blog article

15 March 2021
Strengthening Europe’s sovereignty

The EU must further strengthen its sovereignty if it wishes to protect the economic and social interests of its citizens …

Comments

5 March 2021
IOSCO Consultation on Market Data in the secondary Equity Markets

The International Organization of Securities Commissions  (IOSCO) has consulted the market regarding the importance and challenges of market data.

Press release

3 March 2021
Greensill Bank AG closed

On March, 3 2021, the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) imposed a moratorium on Greensill Bank AG in accordance with …

Comments

16 February 2021
Comments on the EBA Consultation Paper on Draft Implementing Technical Standards amen ..

On 15 February 2021 The German Banking Industry Committe submitted  comments regarding the EBA consultation on the on the EBA …

Press release

16 February 2021
Covid-19: the Italian Banking Association and the German Banking Industry Committee p ..

Shaping the Banking Union, refocussing on a fair regulatory approach towards the implementation of Basel III in the EU and …

Comments

8 February 2021
Consultation about the EU-Regulation for Central Securities Depositories (CSDR)

The EU-Commission has started a consultation about the EU-Regulation for Central Securities Depositories (CSDR). The regulation is also relevant for …

Comments

5 February 2021
Comments on EBA Discussion Paper on management and supervision of ESG risks for credi ..

GBIC welcomes, in general, EBA's commitment to establish a unified European framework with uniform definitions regarding the topic of …

Press release

29 January 2021
German Banking Industry Committee urges “prudent” discussion when revising the EU rul ..

On 26 January 2021, the EU Commission launched the announced consultation on the revision of the crisis management and deposit …

Blog article

28 January 2021
Will EU taxonomy cause a cultural shift in the lending business? Initial application ..

“EU Taxonomy heralds cultural change” and “Warnings of burden from sustainable finance” - these are just two examples of headlines that …

Comments

28 January 2021
On Draft Guidelines on sound remuneration policies under Directive 2013/36/EU

On 27 January 2021 The German Banking Industry Committe submitted  comments regarding the EBA consultation on the revised guidelines on …

Comments

28 January 2021
How the Banking Union can be strengthened in the short term

In the European discussions on strengthening the Banking Union, a target similar to the U.S. FDIC has recently been …

Blog article

13 January 2021
The German Council Presidency – a positive assessment

The German Presidency of the Council of the European Union was shaped by the fight against the impact of the …

Comments

13 January 2021
Consultation Paper on Guidelines on the MiFID II/ MiFIR obligations on market data

ESMA invites comments on all matters in this consultation paper and in particular on the specific questions summarised in Annex …

Comments

13 January 2021
Consultation Paper on Guidelines on the MiFID II/ MiFIR obligations on market data

Die Europäische Wertpapier- und Marktaufsichtsbehörde ESMA hat die Finanzmarkteilnehmer zu den Erfahrungen mit der Bereitstellung von Finanzmarktdaten befragt.

Comments

12 January 2021
Pilot Regime for market infrastructures based on DLT

The Association of German Banks welcomes the European Commission’s intention to run pilot operations to identify what adjustments need …

Comments

12 January 2021
ECB consultation on a digital euro from 12 October 2020

Depending on its design, the introduction of a digital euro by the Eurosystem has the potential to change the geometry …

Comments

8 January 2021
Comments on the FSB’s Discussion paper on Regulatory and Supervisory Issues Relating ..

The FSB is taking up an increasingly important topic for the financial industry, addressing not only the risks involved, but …

Position Paper

22 December 2020
Advancing a single digital European banking market

Therefore, we have engaged with Copenhagen Economics to analyse the benefits of an integrated European banking market and what is …

Comments

17 December 2020
Draft Delegated Regulation establishing technical screening criteria for the first tw ..

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) participated in the public consultation of the European Commission on its draft Delegated Regulation …

Press release

16 December 2020
Association of German Banks has reservations about EU action plan to reduce non-perfo ..

The European Commission today unveiled its action plan to reduce non-performing loans (NPLs). Christian Ossig, Chief Executive of the Association …

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