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14 September 2021
GBIC comments on the regulatory treatment of cryptoassets

The GBIC has commented on a consultation of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision on the regulatory treatment of crypto …

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14 September 2021
Targeted consultation of the European Commission: GBIC rejects the introduction of an ..

From the GBIC's point of view, there is already a high level of transparency on the secondary markets for non-performing …

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2 September 2021
GBIC comments on EBA draft ITS on IRRBB disclosure (EBA/CP/2021/20)

GBIC understands EBA’s wish to implement the strengthening of supervisory convergence in Europe for interest rate risk exposures in the …

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2 September 2021
GBIC comments on the EBA discussion paper on the review of the NPL transaction data t ..

GBIC expressly supports the revision of the NPL transaction data templates with the aim of a simpler, more proportionate and …

Blog article

20 August 2021
Social and human rights aspects of sustainability – a matter for banks!

But of the three letters “E-S-G”, which are now commonly used as an acronym for environmental, social and governance aspects …

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4 August 2021
DK comments on a retail investment strategy for Europe

The German Banking Industry Committee has commented on the EU draft of a "Retail Investment Strategy" and, among other things, …

Position Paper

2 August 2021
Green monetary policy – what instruments are most suitable?

The ECB should take active account of climate policy aspects only in the context of a “secondary” objective subordinate to …

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14 July 2021
Krautscheid: ECB plans to press ahead with digital euro

“We very much welcome the ECB’s decision to press ahead with its plans for a digital euro,” said Andreas Krautscheid, …

Press release

5 July 2021
German Banking Industry Committee presents policy paper on “digital euro”

In a policy paper, the German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) for the first time sets out detailed thoughts on the …

Blog article

29 June 2021
Association of German Banks officially endorses Principles for Responsible Banking

The Association of German Banks is now an official endorser of the Principles for Responsible Banking (PRBs). The initiative launched …

Blog article

18 June 2021
Transatlantic Business Initiative – fresh impetus for better cooperation

The new Transatlantic Business Initiative (TBI) works to strengthen economic ties between the US and Canada, on the one hand, …

Press release

16 June 2021
Top Business Associations Establish Transatlantic Business Initiative (TBI)

Through the TBI, German business seeks to inject new momentum into transatlantic relations, building on  trade and economic policy support …

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14 June 2021
GBIC-response to the EU Commission's consultation on the statutory replacement of the ..

The German Banking Industry Committee participated in the consultation process and expressly welcomes the initiative of the EU Commission.

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8 June 2021
GBIC comments on the European Commission's consultation on supervisory convergence an ..

In spring 2021, the European Commission launched a public consultation on the ESAs, which marks the start of the current …

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7 June 2021
GBIC comments on the requirements of Article 8 of the TaxonomyRegulation

We welcome the transitional periods provided for by the European Commission, but see further scope for supporting the efficient implementation …

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3 June 2021
Krautscheid on the proposal for a Digital Identity Framework

The European Commission today published its proposal for a Digital Identity Framework.

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2 June 2021
GBIC comments on EBA's Draft Implementing Standards on prudential disclosures on ESG ..

GBIC comments on EBA's Draft Implementing Standards on prudential disclosures on ESG risks in accordance with Article 449a CRR

Position Paper

12 May 2021
Comments of the Association of German Banks on the new capital markets union action p ..

The Association of German Banks has warmly welcomed the capital markets union project from the outset. This paper sets out …

Blog article

10 May 2021
For a meticulous implementation of the principle “same services, same risks same rule ..

The financial services market is currently undergoing an extensive process of digital transformation, with technology firms and banks playing an …

Position Paper

10 May 2021
Same services, same risks, same rules - six principles for improving customer protect ..

Payment and financial services are currently undergoing an extensive process of digital transformation. We have identified six principles which will …

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10 May 2021
GBIC comments on the Targeted consultation on the review of the Directive on settleme ..

GBIC argues to extend the protection of SFD to all relevant designated Systems.

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28 April 2021
Trade and Cooperation Agreement between the EU and the United Kingdom

The planned memorandum of understanding must be finalised and published. Further delay would be grossly negligent,” said Andreas Krautscheid, Chief …

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28 April 2021
Guidelines on certain aspects of the MiFID II appropriateness and execution-only req ..

At the End of January 2021 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published draft Guidelines on certain aspects of …

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21 April 2021
Statement on the EU Commission's proposal on AI regulations

The European Commission today unveiled a proposal for a regulation on a European approach to artificial intelligence (AI).

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