Future topics of banking regulation

Power Talk Banking Regulation

Summary of a discussion with Burkhard Eckes (Head of Banking & Capital Markets, PwC), Dominique Laboureix (Member of the Board, Single Resolution Board) and Sylvie Matherat (Member of the Board, Deutsche Bank AG) at the 18th Handelsblatt Conference “European Banking Regulation” (22-24 November 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany). Host of the discussion was Daniel Schäfer (Head of Handelsblatt’s finance pages).

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Regulatory measures in uncertain times

Sylvie Matherat, Deutsche Bank

Continuing international cooperation and consistent regulation

At last year’s Handesblatt European Banking Regulation Conference (22-24 November 2017) Sylvie Matherat gave a speech on the difficulties banks face in uncertain times. She mentioned aspects that would be helpful on the part of the regulatory authorities to improve banks’ ability to act in uncertain conditions. Also, she explained which factors carried the greatest amount of uncertainty for Deutsche Bank. According to Sylvie Matherat, in uncertain times, regulatory authorities can focus on three paths of action.

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Trading Book – Requirements and implementation

Charts Analysis Finance

From (probably) 2021 onwards (with regulatory reporting based on CRR II) banks must measure and manage Pillar 1 market risk within a fundamentally revised framework. Banks are exempted from the new framework if their regulatory trading book plus FX- and commodity positions in the banking book do not exceed 10% of total assets and do not exceed 300 mio EUR.
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Banks must be allowed to fail…

Frankfurt Banking District

European banking supervision contributes to safe and sound banks…

The goal of European banking supervision is to contribute to the safety and soundness of banks. And we have made great strides towards achieving that goal.

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Trailer: Handelsblatt Summit European Banking Regulation – The industry is changing

Trailer video EBR European Banking Regulation

This year the Handelsblatt Summit European Banking Regulation will take place for the 18th time at Jumeirah Hotel in Frankfurt on 22-24 September. Experts of ECB, EBA, Deutsche Bundesbank, BaFin Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, SRB as well as representatives of the credit services sector and associations will meet to discuss the latest developments of the industry. The event will focus on European and national regulation matters and future changes based on the introduction of Basel IV, CRD V and CRR II.

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Just say ‘yes’ – The role of IT in banking

IT in banking

The power battle between employees and IT needs to end as it is a show-stopper for transformation and growth. For banking in order to succeed the IT needs to play the role of an enabler – oder as Richard Anstey, CTO EMEA of Intralinks – calls it: The IT needs to become the ‘department of yes’. Continue reading