Bloomberg posts list of EU bank union key dates

This is very handy, a list of key dates about the EU banking union, click here to peruse. Thanks to Bloomberg’s Rebecca Christie.  

EU consults on the impact of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

The European Commission is holding a public consultation to seek views from all interested parties on their experience of Regulation 1606/2002 (‘the IAS Regulation’). The results of this public consultation will feed into the European…

State aid: EC approves resolution aid for Portuguese Banco Espírito Santo

For the record, from the EC press release: “The European Commission has found the resolution plan of the Portuguese Banco Espírito Santo S.A. (BES),including the creation of a Bridge Bank, to be in line with…

BES in a graph

A python script to manage regulatory data of U.S. Bank Holding Companies

The Chicago Fed offers great data on bank holding companies, click here for the full page, and here for the download page. The data is big, deep, large. The number of variables is stunning (more than 3,000)….