Tag Archives: Banks

#Savethedate NPL Call 3 aprile

A 360° conversation on Covid-19 impact on current status and reasonable perspectives of Credit Management Industry, NPL Market and broad banking industry with Giovanni Bossi and myself. #SavetheDate April 3rd 12 pm Italian time. Join the call with this link … Continue reading

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Hard times for Italian Banks

In the mid-1990s Bill Gates declared “banking is necessary, banks are not” Today disruption process promoted by fintech companies can be seen as the coup de grace to weakened traditional banks that over the years have struggled to compete with … Continue reading

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Will ECB become less demanding on Banks’ M&A?

The European Central Bank (ECB) published the outcomes of its 2019 Supervisory Review and Evaluation Process (SREP). While capital requirements in 2019 remain unchanged from 2018, at 10.6%, some significant concerns remain regarding business models’ sustainability, with low profitability as … Continue reading

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Specialization and Concentration as main drivers of NPL market

Unipol engaged 2 transactions with BPER involving Sale of the entire shareholding in Unipol Banca to BPER Banca for €220m in cash  Purchase by UnipolRec of a portfolio of the BPER Banca Group non-performing loans wth a gross value of 1.3€bn … Continue reading

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T6 Next event on Foreclosures

#Savethedate – Rome 3 December 2018 – T6 Association is going to held its annual event on Foreclosures and Real Estate. ASSOCIAZIONE T.S.E.I. – stands for  “Tavolo di Studio sulle Esecuzioni Italiane” and is a think thank working on the assessment … Continue reading

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Why ECB guidelines on NPL are so much about moral suasion

Some commentators are worried about the impact that recently published Addendum to ECB guidelines on NPL management could have on banks provisions and lending capacity. The idea is that stricter requirements could push banks to increase provisions on NPEs and, … Continue reading

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Italian banks look healthier and will continue to heal in 2018 (S&P Ratings)

ROME, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) — Italian banks are looking healthier now than they have for the past few years and will continue to heal in 2018, Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings said in a report on Tuesday evening. The ratings … Continue reading

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