Stress Tests In Europe: EU Plans To Quantify Banks‘ Recapitalization Need By September 2009
Posted by hkarner - 11. Juni 2009
Aus dem RGE Monitor.
IMF (June 8): To make sure the remaining problems in the banking system are addressed, the IMF is backing a coordinated and proactive review of the financial positions and viability of banks. The financial positions of banks need to undergo a comprehensive review to assess capital needs and viability. In addition to identifying impairments, a forward-looking assessment should evaluate the impact of the ongoing recession on capital
June 9: German finance minister Steinbrueck dismissed the need for U.S. style stress tests for single institutions, favors a system-wide assessment