EU-wide stress tests screened banks' sovereign exposures
Alho, Eeva (08.11.2010)
JulkaisusarjaBank of Finland. Financial Market Report
Julkaisun pysyvä osoite onhttps://urn.fi/URN:NBN:fi:bof-201408074925
The stress test conducted in the summer revealed that European banks capital adequacy is good on average and that their direct exposures to European sovereign debt are smaller that feared. The banking system however still has weak parts, and the aim is to strengthen them via restructuring. Government support measures have been set up. The governments have not yet completely exited from earlier support measures.