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Single resolution mechanism

Single resolution mechanism

Post-crisis reforms

Commission report looks at policy actions in the financial sector taken by EU countries in response to the financial crisis.

 
Commission presents package to strengthen EU banking sector as well as proposals to fine-tune financial services rules

The European Commission has today put forward a package of proposals aimed at completing the reform of the financial regulatory system launched in the wake of the financial crisis. The package includes proposed amendments to the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) and Directive (CRD) as well as the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD) and the Single Resolution Mechanism Regulation (SRMR). The amendments contain measures that will strengthen the resilience of the EU banking sector and thereby increase markets' confidence in it. The proposals have three concrete goals: