Impact of the final Basel III reforms on EU banks capital
On March 20th, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a report assessing the impact that implementing the final Basel 3 reforms would have on EU banks, assuming its full implementation. The EBA previously published a preliminary report on the results of a capital monitoring exercise using data as of 31st December 2017, and the latest update provides a more extensive insight using data as of 30 June 2018.
The results set out in the EBA’s report are the latest reflection of their views concerning the aggregate impact of the revisions to Basel III on European Banks.
This article provides further insight on EBA's latest assessment.