About: Single Supervisory Mechanism

EU Priorities 2020 02-11-2015

A year on, challenges remain for Europe’s single banking supervisor

A year after it took up its duties as Europe's banking watchdog, observers say the Single Supervisory Mechanism is doing a good job, but challenges nevertheless remain.
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Economy & Jobs 24-11-2014

Banking For The Future – 2014 EBF Annual Conference

The annual conference of the European Banking Federation is a landmark Brussels event discussing key developments in the European banking sector. The conference brings together chief executives from leading European banks with EU-level regulators, policy-makers, and other stakeholders in Europe’s economy at large.
The German Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe, Germany. [Mehr Demokratie]
Euro & Finance 29-07-2014

German economist group attacks European banking union

A group of professors in Germany has filed a complaint against the EU’s new banking supervisory mechanism before the German constitutional court, claiming the European banking union has no legal basis in the EU treaties. EURACTIV Germany reports.
Euro & Finance 25-04-2014

ECB finalises euro zone bank rules

The European Central Bank has today (25 April) finalised rules giving it wide-ranging powers over euro zone banks, including the right to demand they increase their capital buffers.
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Euro & Finance 12-12-2012

Banking union takes centre stage ahead of EU summit

  Ahead of the 6th EU Summit in a year, finance ministers are meeting on Wednesday to table a compromise on creating a single supervisor responsible for all eurozone banks. The so-called “Single Supervisory Mechanism” is seen as the first pillar of a full European banking Union.
Euro & Finance 12-12-2012

Banking supervision takes centre stage ahead of EU summit

An impasse over plans for the European Central Bank to supervise banks takes centre stage today (12 December) at a finance ministers' meeting that precedes the EU leadership summit on Thursday and Friday.