The ECB Podcast on banking supervision topics
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On this page you find direct links to all those ECB podcasts on banking supervison topics. For the full list of ECB podcasts please refer to the ECB website.
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- 9 December 2023
The end of an era – five years with Andrea Enria
Outgoing Supervisory Board Chair Andrea Enria sat down with President Christine Lagarde during the ECB Forum on Banking Supervision to look back on his five-year term, marked by challenges such as the pandemic and reflects on the most difficult decision he had to take.
- 28 September 2023
How tech is
shaping banking supervision
How can new technologies improve banking supervision? What challenges do they bring for supervisors? And how will artificial intelligence make Europe’s banks safer? Our new host Stefania Secola discusses these and other questions with Supervisory Board member Elizabeth McCaul.
- 13 May 2023
transparent about climate risks
How transparent do organisations need to be about climate risks, and why does it matter? Where do banks and the ECB stand on sharing this information? Our host Katie Ranger speaks with Executive Board member and Supervisory Board Vice-Chair Frank Elderson in this episode of The ECB Podcast.
- 8 February 2023
banks are faring
Every year we look at the challenges banks face, to make sure they can fend them off. What did we find in our latest assessment? How are banks faring in these uncertain times? Our host Katie Ranger explores these questions with Supervisory Board Chair Andrea Enria in The ECB Podcast.
- 12 December 2022
banks in times of war, high inflation and interest rate hikes
What will our banking supervisors focus on in the next three years? Are Europe’s banks fit to withstand the economic challenges? Our host Katie Ranger puts these questions to Supervisory Board Member Kerstin af Jochnick and supervisor Mario Quagliariello on The ECB Podcast.
- 2 November 2022
walking the talk on climate?
We’ve looked at how banks are taking climate and environmental risks into account in their business. What did we find? Are banks meeting our supervisory expectations? Our host Katie Ranger discusses the results of our thematic review with Executive Board member and Supervisory Board Vice-Chair Frank Elderson on The ECB Podcast.
- 9 July 2022
financial system: milestones in our climate change journey
What did our climate stress test show? How will we integrate climate change into monetary policy? Our host Katie Ranger puts these and other questions to Executive Board member Frank Elderson on the ECB Podcast.
- 12 February 2022
How healthy are Europe’s banks two years into the pandemic?
Are banks well-equipped to tackle risks and emerging challenges? What are supervisors most worried about? In this episode of The ECB Podcast, host Katie Ranger discusses these questions with Supervisory Board Chair Andrea Enria and Vice-Chair Frank Elderson.
- 10 December 2021
Making sure banks are run by the right people
What defines good leadership? Which skills do those who run banks need and how can we, as the supervisor, help choose the right people for the job? In this episode of The ECB Podcast, our host Katie Ranger and Frank Elderson, Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board, discuss leadership and our role in selecting banks’ leaders.
- 16 November 2021
What lies on the horizon for Europe's banks?
How has the pandemic affected Europe's banks? Do they have the right tools to deal with what lies ahead? In this episode of The ECB Podcast, our host Katie Ranger explores these questions with insights from discussions at the 2021 ECB Forum on Banking Supervision.
- 12 May 2021
Tackling climate change as a central bank: Between motivation, obligation and limitation
How can we as a central bank contribute to tackling climate change? What's our role as a central bank and supervisor? Our new host Katie Ranger discusses these questions with Executive Board members Isabel Schnabel and Frank Elderson in this episode of The ECB Podcast.
- 12 February 2021
How can banks be part of the solution? Supervisory priorities in crisis times
What are banking supervisors worried about for 2021? Why are “marriages” between banks a good idea? And how can supervisors help banks to be part of the solution during this crisis? Our host Michael Steen finds answers to these questions in The ECB Podcast.
- 10 June 2020
Banks in the coronavirus crisis
What challenges does the coronavirus pandemic pose for banks? And what role can they play in helping the real economy deal with the crisis? Our host Michael Steen discusses these questions and more with ECB Supervisory Board Chair Andrea Enria in this episode.
- 3 March 2020
Climate change and the role of central banks
How does climate change affect financial stability? Why isn’t the ECB buying more green bonds? How can banks better prepare for climate-related risks? Our host Michael Steen discusses these questions with expert guests Fatima Pires, Madelaine Roos and Patrick Amis.
- 21 January 2020
Supervising banks: profits, transparency and Brexit
Why do we need banking supervision at the European level? Should a bank be allowed to fail? What does a normal day look like for a supervisor? What are the supervisory challenges posed by Brexit? Our host Michael Steen discusses these questions with expert guests Andrea Enria, Pien van Erp Taalman Kip and Linette Field.