Solvency latest publications

January 30, 2015

Regulation Outlook | Special Edition: Regulation 2015

Regulation 2015: taking stock and priorities. Focus on: solvency, resolution, Systemically Important Financial Institutions, shadow banking, derivatives reforms, macro-prudential regulation, the new liquidity framework and the digital revolution.

July 16, 2014

Regulation Outlook

This month we focus on the BIS annual report, banking union and contributions to new institutions, kick off Single Resolution Board, the European framework for Global Systemically Important Banks, the treatment of covered bonds, macroprudential policies in UK and solvency in Spain.

July 7, 2014

Completing the Spanish banking prudential framework

Law 10/2014 for the arrangement, supervision and solvency of credit institutions continues the transposition into Spanish law of the European solvency rules ('CRD IV pack'), which in turn largely implements the new global prudential framework, known as Basel III.

May 26, 2014

The restructuring of the Spanish banking sector up to the recovery of credit flows

The Spanish banking sector has gone through one of the most comprehensive and thorough restructurings in the eurozone. This paper reviews the successive measures taken to reform the banking sector since the crisis began, particularly those adopted from February 2012 onwards to adjust asset value, the signing of the Memorand…

November 15, 2011

The Spanish Financial System: A restructuring that has not finished

The solvency of the Spanish system is not as bad as it may be inferred from the results of the recent EBA exercise, which does not address banks' balance sheet problems, such as legacy or real estate assets.