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24 European Banks Fail EBA Stress Test: Is a Major Banking Crisis Looming?

Sheldon Filger | Posted 12.26.2014 | Business
Sheldon Filger

Since the global economy imploded into systemic crisis in 2008, central banks and regulating authorities in major economies throughout North America and Europe have held periodic stress tests, apparently in an effort to reassure the public.

Europe Takes Huge Step

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 12.13.2012 | Business

Science has determined that people need to know 7.5 things per day, on average, about the world of business. You can't argue with science. Lucky for y...

Time Not on Our Side: Tough Decisions Needed to Strengthen Financial Stability

José Viñals | Posted 10.10.2012 | Business
José Viñals

The forces of financial and economic fragmentation have widened the divide between countries at the core and the "periphery" of the euro zone. Can this process of fragmentation be reversed?

Bank Braces For 'Collapse Of The Monetary Union'

Reuters | Posted 10.09.2012 | Business

* Commerzbank Q2 net profit misses forecasts * Says FY loan loss provision target looks increasingly ambitious * Says g...

Merkel: Fiscal Union An Unavoidable 'Herculean Task'

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2012 | Business

* Merkel speaks in parliament before June 18-19 G20 summit * Calls debt mutualisation "counterproductive" * German leade...

German Chancellor Interested In Possible Long-Term European Solution

AP | JUERGEN BAETZ | Posted 08.04.2012 | Business

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday that she is open to establishing a European banking authority as a long-term solution to t...

LIVE UPDATES: Banks Nervous As Europe's Situation Remains Volatile

AP | DAVID McHUGH and GABRIELE STEINHAUSER | Posted 02.12.2012 | Business

FRANKFURT, Germany — Further signs of stress emerged Tuesday to indicate that Europe's most recent summit agreement to get the euro countries to...

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has warned lenders against being so risk-averse as to prompt a credit crunch.

Posted 12.11.2011 | Business

FRANKFURT - The European Banking Authority (EBA) has warned lenders against being so risk-averse as to prompt a credit crunch. It also said reg...