ECB shuts down compromised BIRD

ECB’s BIRD website hacked by unauthorised parties Email addresses and other contact data may have been captured No internal systems or market-sensitive data compromised BIRD website shut down until further notice The European Central Bank (ECB) said on Thursday that unauthorised parties had breached the security measures protecting its Banks’ Integrated Reporting Dictionary (BIRD) website, […]

ECB publishes indicative calendars for the Eurosystem’s regular tender operations and reserve maintenance periods in 2020

ECB publishes indicative tender calendar for 2020 ECB publishes indicative reserve maintenance period calendar for 2020 The European Central Bank (ECB) has today published the indicative calendars for the Eurosystem’s regular tender operations and reserve maintenance periods in 2020. The indicative calendar for the Eurosystem’s regular tender operations includes only main refinancing operations (MROs) and […]

ECB publishes Consolidated Banking Data for end-March 2019

Total assets of credit institutions headquartered in the EU increased year on year by 5.1%, from €32.7 trillion in March 2018 to €34.4 trillion in March 2019. The non-performing loans ratio [1] dropped year on year by 0.8 percentage point to 3.1% in March 2019. The European Central Bank (ECB) has published the Consolidated Banking Data (CBD) with […]

ECB to conduct comprehensive assessment of five Croatian banks

ECB Banking Supervision to undertake comprehensive assessment of five Croatian banks Exercise to be carried out in the context of Croatia’s request to establish close cooperation between the ECB and Hrvatska narodna banka Results expected to be finalised in May 2020 The European Central Bank (ECB) will undertake a comprehensive assessment of five Croatian banks. […]

ECB publishes supervisory banking statistics for the first quarter of 2019

Capital ratios for significant institutions remain stable in the first quarter of 2019, with total capital ratio at 17.99% and CET1 at 14.34%. NPL ratio decreases further to 3.67%, lowest level since time series first published in 2015. Liquidity coverage ratio increases to 149.71%. Capital adequacy Capital ratios for significant institutions remained stable in the first […]

New members of the Supervisory Board appointed

Edouard Fernandez-Bollo, Kerstin af Jochnick and Elizabeth McCaul will be the new ECB representatives on the Supervisory Board The Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) has appointed Edouard Fernandez-Bollo, Kerstin af Jochnick and Elizabeth McCaul as ECB representatives to the Supervisory Board of ECB Banking Supervision, each for a five-year non-renewable term. Edouard […]