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With reference to the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD), the Commission proposes to modify the banking resolution instrument.
This entails first the transposition of international standards on total loss-absorbing capacity (TLAC) and the review of its European counterpart, the minimum requirement for own funds and eligible liabilities (MREL).
Here too, the amendments aim to strengthen the supervisory instruments and make them more effective, thereby boosting the resilience of the banking system.
A formal legal opinion of the ECB is being prepared and will be issued shortly.Our view on these proposals will thus be the first topic of my remarks.I would also like to take the opportunity to reflect on the procedures for managing crises – procedures which have recently been put to the test for the first time.The risk of contagion linked to the bail-in of the latter is thus reduced.The proposals also relate to the kind of presence in the euro area of banks established outside the EU.