• Newsletter
    Supervision Newsletter winter edition published

    This issue of the newsletter takes a look at the targeted review of internal models (TRIM), the annual risk assessment and IFRS 9. It also features an interview with Sharon Donnery, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland and Chair of the ECB’s High Level Group on non-performing loans.

15 February 2017SUPERVISION. EXPLAINED.

What is the targeted review of internal models?

As part of our work to harmonise supervisory practices and to foster a sound and resilient banking system, the ECB is reviewing the internal models used by banks. Find out more about this project, also known as TRIM.

2 February 2017SPEECH

Supervisors and central bankers: better together?

Should supervisory and monetary policy decisions be taken under the same roof? The ECB is responsible for both, but with a clear separation between the two functions, says Supervisory Board member Ignazio Angeloni. This allows for fruitful interaction between the two, but without undue influence on decision-making.

17/02/2017
ECB launches public consultation on draft amendments to the ECB 
regulation on reporting of supervisory financial information
06/01/2017
ECB statement on Luc Coene, Member of the Supervisory Board and former Member of the Governing Council
16/12/2016
ECB launches public consultation on the guide on materiality assessment for changes to counterparty credit risk models
15/12/2016
Supervisory Board Member appointed
15/12/2016
ECB Banking Supervision publishes supervisory priorities for 2017

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02/02/2017
Ignazio Angeloni:  Faraway or close? Supervisors and central bankers
Speech by Ignazio Angeloni, Member of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH), Halle, 2 February 2017
02/02/2017
Julie Dickson:  International and European Experience on Regulation, Supervision, and Resolution of Cross-Border Banks (slides from presentation)
Speech by Julie Dickson, Member of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, in a session at a high-level conference on Cross-Border Banking and Regulatory Reforms: What Africa Can Learn from International Experience jointly organised by the IMF/BCS and AfDB, Mauritius, 2 February 2017
25/01/2017
Danièle Nouy:  New Year’s resolutions for a stable banking sector
Speech by Danièle Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, at the European banking supervision and European Banking Federation boardroom dialogue, Frankfurt, 25 January 2017
18/01/2017
Danièle Nouy:  European banking supervision – a necessary innovation
Speech by Danièle Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, at the WHU New Year’s Conference, Koblenz, 18 January 2017
28/11/2016
Julie Dickson:  Dealing with diversity – the European banking sector
Speech by Julie Dickson, Member of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, at the 17th Handelsblatt Annual Conference on European Banking Regulation, Frankfurt am Main, 28 November 2016
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19/02/2017
Sabine Lautenschläger:  Interview with Deutschlandfunk
Interview with Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, 
conducted by Klemens Kindermann and published on 19 February 2017
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30/01/2017
Danièle Nouy:  Interview with La Repubblica
Interview of Danièle Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, conducted by Tonia Mastrobuoni and published on 30 January 2017
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27/12/2016
Ignazio Angeloni:  Interview with La Stampa
Interview with Ignazio Angeloni, Member of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, 
conducted by Alessandro Barbera and published on 27 December 2016
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16/11/2016
Danièle Nouy:  We aim to improve the resilience of banks and reduce system-wide risks
Joint interview with Danièle Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, and Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, published in Supervision Newsletter (Autumn 2016) on 16 November 2016

All interviews

20/02/2017
Multi-year plan on SSM Guides on ICAAP and ILAAP
09/02/2017
Letter from Danièle Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board, to Mr Markus Ferber, MEP, with respect to the language regime in European banking supervision
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31/01/2017
Supervisory Banking Statistics - Third quarter 2016
31/01/2017
Methodological note for the publication of aggregated Supervisory Banking Statistics
24/01/2017
Letter from Danièle Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board, to Mr Sven Giegold, MEP, with regard to the recovery planning of less significant institutions

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13/02/2017
Decision (EU) 2017/274 of the ECB of 10 February 2017 laying down the principles for providing performance feedback to national competent authority sub-coordinators and repealing Decision (EU) 2016/3 (ECB/2017/6)
23/12/2016
Recommendation of the ECB of 13 December 2016 on dividend distribution policies  (ECB/2016/44)
17/11/2016
Opinion on the conferral of powers on the Central Bank of Ireland to assess competition in the market for mortgage loans and to issue lenders with directions on variable interest rates (CON/2016/54)
Ireland, 
15/11/2016
Guideline (EU) 2016/1994 of the ECB of 4 November 2016 on the approach for the recognition of institutional protection schemes for prudential purposes by national competent authorities pursuant to Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council  (ECB/2016/38)
15/11/2016
Guideline (EU) 2016/1993 of the ECB of 4 November 2016 laying down the principles for the coordination of the assessment pursuant to Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council and the monitoring of institutional protection schemes including significant and less significant institutions (ECB/2016/37)

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17 February 2017PUBLIC CONSULTATION

ECB launches consultation on supervisory reporting

Stakeholders are invited to comment on draft amendments to the ECB regulation on reporting of supervisory financial information.

The consultation is open until 27 March 2017. A public hearing will take place on 20 March 2017.

ENFORCEMENT

Report a breach

Use the ECB’s online form to report a suspected breach of EU banking supervision law.

Multimedia

  • 20 January 2017 - Public Hearing on Leveraged Transactions

  • 13 January 2017 - Public Hearing on fit and proper assessments

  • 17 November 2016 - Public Hearing on options and discretions

  • 07 November 2016 – Public Consultation on the draft ECB guidance to banks on non-performing loans

  • Danièle Nouy discusses European Banking Supervision in Paris

  • ECB Public Hearing on regulation and guide on options and discretions

  • ECB Forum on Banking Supervision - 04 November 2015 - Highlights

  • ECB Mission Statement

  • SSM explained in 3 minutes

  • Danièle Nouy and Sabine Lautenschläger talk about the ECB's new banking supervision role [raw video]

  • SSM Press Conference - 26 October 2014

  • Explaining the template for the comprehensive assessment

  • Working for the ECB. Building banking supervision