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Publication

17 March 2020
By-laws of the Deposit Protection Fund of the Association of German Banks

By-laws of the Deposit Protection Fund valid from February 2020

Comments

13 March 2020
Comments on Basel’s discussion paper on designing a prudential treatment for crypto-a ..

The Association of German banks comments on the Basel discussion paper on designing a prudential treatment for crypto-assets.

Press release

12 March 2020
Peters takes a positive view of the package of measures adopted by European banking s ..

Association of German Banks President Hans-Walter Peters has described as positive above all the package of measures adopted today by ...

Press release

12 March 2020
President of the Association of German Banks calls for further measures to stabilise ..

In the face of the widening coronavirus crisis, Association of German Banks President Hans-Walter Peters has argued for concrete measures ...

Article

9 March 2020
Anti-Money Laundering 4.0

The European Commission presented its "Roadmap towards a new comprehensive approach to preventing and combating money laundering and terrorism financing ...

Comments

5 March 2020
SRB Consultation Paper on changes to its MREL policy under the 2019 Banking Package

GBIC has answered the Single Resolution Board's (SRB) consultation on changes to its MREL policy.

Comments

3 March 2020
Comment letter to EBA benchmarking due to Article 78 CRD IV

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published the draft of the revised Implementation Standard (ITS) for the annual benchmarking exercise ...

Article

28 February 2020
Position paper on the EU’s equivalence regime

The European Union’s equivalence regime has been a focus of discussion in the recent past. The Association of German ...

Comments

24 February 2020
EBA Consultation Paper on ITS on disclosure and reporting of MREL and TLAC

GBIC has answered the European Banking Authority's (EBA) consultation on technical implementation standard (ITS) on disclosure and reporting of ...

Article

19 February 2020
Position paper of the Association of German Banks on capital markets union 2020

In its position paper, the banking association makes eight concrete proposals for deepening capital markets union.

Comments

17 January 2020
EBA Consultation on Disclousure Pillar III

The European Banking Authority (EBA) launched a consultation in October 2019 on a new comprehensive technical implementation standard (ITS) for ...

Citation

14 January 2020
Ossig: Banks want to play a key role on the road to a climate-friendly society

"For sustainable investments, we need appropriate framework conditions and not even more bureaucracy", said Christian Ossig to the investment programme ...

Press release

13 January 2020
Ossig: “Negative interest rates hit banks and customers alike”

“We welcome the ECB’s plan to review its monetary policy strategy this year,” said Chief Executive Christian Ossig at ...

Article

13 January 2020
Strategy review of the European Central Bank

The European Central Bank (ECB) wants to review its monetary policy strategy. The Association of German Banks welcomes this project ...

Comments

27 December 2019
GBIC Comments on the implementation of the final Basel III reform into EU law

GBIC has answered the European Commission’s consultation on implementing the final Basel III reforms into EU law.

Citation

18 December 2019
Finance climate protection – use market forces

“As important as sustainable finance is to the private banks, our hopes have unfortunately not been fulfilled," said Christian Ossig.

Article

17 December 2019
Outsourcing Guidelines

These guidelines are a follow-up to our 2018 position paper “Banks and Fintechs: The Case for Outsourcing”, in which we ...

Article

29 November 2019
The Association of German Banks says “no” to violence against women

According to the United Nations, violence against women and girls is one of the world’s most widespread human rights ...

Comments

28 November 2019
Position paper of DK and several German associations on the Proposal for a Directive ..

Together with the leading associations of the German economy, GBIC has published a position paper on the current Council text ...

Comments

28 November 2019
Comments on EBA discussion paper on a STS framework for synthetic securitisations

German Banking Industry Committee and True Sale International are supporting a STS framework for synthetic securitisations in their joint comments ...

Citation

27 November 2019
Krautscheid: Strengthen Europe’s sovereignty, complete the single European financial ..

The new European Commission faces the testing challenge of holding Europe together and moving it forward in an environment that ...

Comments

11 November 2019
Commission targeted consultation document: Alternative Standardised Approach for Mark ..

The German banking industry committee (GBIC) comments on the consultation paper of the EU Commission. GBIC answers EU-KOM’s questions ...

Citation

6 November 2019
Peters: Europe needs a strong single financial market

It’s gratifying to see movement in the discussion about deepening the single European financial market.

Article

30 October 2019
German banks say: The economy needs a programmable digital euro!

Following the debate on Facebook’s “Libra” currency, German banks say: The economy needs a programmable digital euro!

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