About: Single Resolution Board (SRB)

Economy & Jobs 02-03-2022

Sberbank Europe to be closed, subsidiaries sold

The European arm of Sberbank, Russia's biggest lender, has been closed by order of the European Central Bank (ECB), which had warned it faced failure due to a run on deposits after Russia invaded Ukraine.
Economy & Jobs 28-02-2022

Sberbank Europe likely to fail according to European Central Bank

The European Central Bank (ECB) concluded on Monday (28 February) that Sberbank Europe is failing or likely to fail, following considerable withdrawals from the accounts of Sberbank’s European subsidiary over the past week.
Brexit 27-03-2019

Brexit ‘not imminent risk to financial stability’, says bank watchdog 

Despite the volatility that would trigger the UK’s departure from the EU, Brexit does not represent an “imminent risk” to financial stability, according to Single Resolution Board President Elke König.
Banking union 06-04-2018

Banks urged to improve IT systems to cope with crisis

Banks should invest more in IT infrastructure because providing quality data immediately makes all the difference when a bank needs to be resolved in an orderly fashion, the EU's Single Resolution Board has said.
Banking union 16-01-2018

EU auditors blame ECB for not providing evidence

EU auditors censured the European Central Bank on Tuesday (16 January) for refusing to provide “important evidence” needed to assess its key role in the supervision of Europe’s largest banks.
Banking union 07-06-2017

EU banking resolution rules pass credibility test with Banco Popular

The new Single Resolution Board intervened for the first time early this morning (7 June) to save Banco Popular, a troubled Spanish bank whose deposits were protected without using taxpayers’ money after Banco Santander decided to acquire its assets.