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Public consultation on Long term finance

Possible impact of the CRR and CRD IV on bank financing of the economy


The public consultation will enable the European Commission to obtain stakeholders’ views and evidence on the potential impact of Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) and Directive (CRD IV) on bank lending to the economy.

The replies to the consultation will serve as one input to the Commission report to respond to the reporting obligations laid down in Articles 501, 505 and 516 of CRR.

Target group

All citizens and organisations are welcome to contribute to this consultation.

How to submit your response

Please note that in order to ensure a fair and transparent consultation process only responses received through the online questionnaire will be taken into account and included in the report summarising the responses.

Contact details

Responsible services:
DG Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
Unit D1 – Bank regulation and supervision
Postal address:
European Commission
SPA2 04/008
1049 Brussels

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Results of consultation and next steps

We have received 87 responses and thank all those who have contributed to this consultation.