EBI Regulatory Report #102

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EBI Report
Economic Policy and Financial Regulation Measures:
International, EU and Euro Area Levels
(1 September 2021 – 23 July 2022)

Professor Dr. Christos V. Gortsos and Georgios Zervakis, LLM candidate
(Law School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

Key developments since 18 July 2022:

22 July 

  • ECB: Decisions taken by the Governing Council of the ECB (in addition to decisions setting interest rates) 
  • The ECB Survey of Professional Forecasters – Third quarter of 2022 
  • Financial Stability Board (FSB): Public responses to consultation on Supervisory and Regulatory Approaches to Climate-related Risks: Interim Report 
  • EBA analyses the use of specific exemptions included in the large exposures regime 
  • ESAs’ Board of Appeal dismisses case against EBA on alleged non-application of Union law regarding payment services 

21 July 

  • ECB: The Transmission Protection Instrument 
  • ECB: Monetary policy decisions 
  • Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI):Can multilateral platforms improve cross-border payments? 
  • EBA launches discussion on 2023 EU-wide stress test methodology 
  • EBA publishes final regulatory products to harmonise the supervisory review and evaluation process of investment firms 
  • The EBA observes a reduction of high earners in 2020 and a slight decrease of bonus levels in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic 
  • ESMA finds NCAs’ scrutiny and approval of prospectuses satisfactory 
  • ESMA and EBA publish guidelines to harmonise the supervisory review and evaluation process of investment firms 

20 July 

  • ESMA proposes key risk indicators for retail investors 

19 July 

  • ECB: The euro area bank lending survey – Second quarter of 2022 
  • ESMA publishes annual peer review of EU CCP supervision 

18 July 

  • IADI Fintech Brief No. 8 – Introductory Brief (Part II): Opportunities for Deposit Insurers (DepTech)