EBA launches 2021 EU-wide stress test exercise
4 February 2021
The European Banking Authority (EBA), launched the EU-wide stress test, the sixth exercise since its establishment, on 29 January 2021. Along with methodology and set of templates, EBA released the macroeconomic scenarios. After banks provide several submissions of stress test results and after these submissions are quality assured, EBA expects to publish the results of exercise by 31 July 2021.
In this alert, you will read more on the most important shocks which the adverse scenario would lead to, as well as on the similarities and differences between the current stress test and the one announced in 2020.