December 27 2019
GBIC Comments on the implementation of the final Basel III reform into EU law
GBIC has answered the European Commission’s consultation on implementing the final Basel III reforms into EU law.Mehr
November 28 2019
Position paper of DK and several German associations on the Proposal for a Directive on collective...
Together with the leading associations of the German economy, GBIC has published a position paper on the current Council text of the Finnish Council Presidency on the directive on representative actions for the protection of the collective interests...Mehr
November 28 2019
Comments on EBA discussion paper on a STS framework for synthetic securitisations
German Banking Industry Committee and True Sale International are supporting a STS framework for synthetic securitisations in their joint comments on the EBA discussion paper.Mehr
November 11 2019
Commission targeted consultation document: Alternative Standardised Approach for Market Risk
The German banking industry committee (GBIC) comments on the consultation paper of the EU Commission. GBIC answers EU-KOM’s questions on selected topics of the FRTB standardised approach for market risk, in particular on the calculation of capital...Mehr
October 30 2019
Comments on EBA Draft guidelines on the determination of the weighted average maturity (WAM) of...
Guidelines on the determination of the weighted average maturity (WAM) of contractual payments due under the tranche.Mehr
October 23 2019
German Banking industry committee (GBIC) on the Proposal for a Directive on representative actions...
The German banking industry committee has commented on the directive proposal and the amendments proposed by the Finnish Council Presidency.Mehr
August 21 2019
German Banking Industry Committee supports transitional period for strong customer authentication of...
GBIC stated against the backdrop of today’s announcement by the BaFin of transitional arrangements for the authentication of online card payments that banks have almost completed their preparations for the implementation of strong customer...Mehr
August 8 2019
GBIC Comments on Consultative Document: Consolidated Basel Framework (BCBS 462)
DK comments on the Basel Consultation Paper on the Consolidated Framework.Mehr
July 29 2019
German Banking industry committee (GBIC) position on the ESMA Consultation Paper on Guidelines for...
The comments of the German Banking Industry Committee deals with all questions of the ESMA consultation concerning the reporting of securities financing transactions.Mehr
July 3 2019
EFRAG consultation on Equity Instruments – Research on Measurement
EFRAG has published a questionnaire to explore alternative accounting treatments for long-term equity instruments under IFRS. The German Banking Industry Committee does no see a need at present to discuss this topic resp. for changes to IFRS 9. It...Mehr
June 17 2019
IASB Exposure Draft ED/2019/1 Bechmark Reform
IASB proposes changes to IAS 39 and IFRS 9 due to possible effects of the IBOR reform. GBIC basically agrees with the proposals but advocates also for reliefs concerning retrospective effectiveness testing and dynamic hedging according to IAS 39.Mehr
May 24 2019
Comments on the draft EBA Guidelines on Credit Risk Mitigation within the A-IRB
The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has commented on the draft EBA Guidelines on Credit Risk Mitigation for institutions applying the IRB Approach with own estimates of LGDs.Mehr
May 23 2019
Italian-German Dialogue on Financial Services: a 10-point agenda from FeBAF and DK
The 10-point agenda was discussed today during the 4th round of the Italian-German Dialogue on Financial Services between the Italian Banking Insurance and Finance Federation (FeBAF, to whom 13 financial associations in Italy adhere) and the DK (...Mehr
April 16 2019
German Banking Industry Committee: EU banking package major contribution to stabilising European...
The European Parliament today adopted the so-called ‘banking package’ broadly amending cornerstones of banking regulation.Mehr
March 14 2019
MiFID II is driving customers away from the capital markets
The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has studied the impact of the European Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II). Professor Stephan Paul of Ruhr University Bochum interviewed around 3,000 customers and over 150 banks in...Mehr
March 13 2019
Comments on Revisions to leverage ratio disclosure requirements
The Basel Committee’s additional leverage ratio disclosure requirements are designed to reflect its concerns about “window-dressing”. The Basel Committee would like to see averaged values disclosed on the basis of values calculated daily. In the view...Mehr