European bank regulation

The EU’s banking union plans seek to place eurozone banks under the overarching supervision of the ECB, followed by the creation of a bank resolution scheme for the bloc and, eventually, a common deposit scheme

Brussels warns Italy on banking union

Juncker makes appeal days after Rome clears recapitalisation

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Eurozone banks and sovereigns remain tightly embraced
Proper banking union requires a common backstop
Governments should give Frankfurt political cover

Brussels plans for bank guarantee fund

Deposit guarantee seen as ‘final pillar’ in EU banking union

Italy squares up to bad loans problem

Bank resolution fund will raise €3.6bn to restructure four lenders

Brussels plans deposit guarantee fund

Risk-sharing move to shore up euro set to enrage Berlin

ECB seeks to harmonise bank rules

Central bank faces opposition from some national regulators

Europe pushes on with bank bailout scheme

Move seen as key to boost confidence in lenders

Banks rail against tougher ECB rules

Extra capital charges likely to choke off lending to businesses

IMF appoints eurozone integration backer

Obstfeld is former adviser to President Obama

Paris attacks UK’s EU bank reform opt-out

Dry run in UK push for special treatment within single market

Commerzbank files lawsuit against Heta

German lender challenges Austrian bad bank

Austrian bank regime spooks investors

Vienna is first in EU to apply resolution

ECB capital warning for Europe’s banks

Supervisor forecasts more equity raisings after rules clampdown

Paris and Berlin strike bank fund deal

Agreement eases French lenders’ payments into €55bn facility

Poland criticises eurozone banking union

Central bank intends to keep control of macroprudential policy

EU leans on big banks for bailout fund

System favours Germany and Spain but not France

ECB bank audit covers consultants in cash

Comprehensive assessment to cost about €500m

Bank union seen as risk to voice at EU

Eurozone project to drain UK influence

Banking union: Foundations laid but bricks still to fall in place

The new structures have yet to show they can live up to billing

EU regulators unveil stress test details

Super Tuesday for EU bank regulation

Biggest set of financial rules passed since single market

Six ways to mend Europe’s financial sector

A legislative ‘Super Tuesday’ passes seven files of regulation

EU deal on bank failures at risk

Britain in last-minute scramble to save lifeline for its banks

Q&A: How the banking union plan will work

Details of the deal agreed in Brussels

EU reaches deal on banking union

Marathon talks end with small German concessions

City warns of damage from EU regulation

Lobby group fears effect of banking union