European banks could take the edge over their US counterparts with a proposed “green asset ratio” to enlighten investors on increasingly important environmental issues, according to market participants. The European Banking Authority has recommended that banks adopt a host asset ratio, or GAR, to show how their business activities areRead More →

Through Bharat Bhushan, CTO, Banks and Financial Markets (EMEA), IBM Today, cloud computing is not only essential to the future success of the European financial sector. It is also at the heart of the continent’s COVID-19 economic stimulus plan. However, due to concerns over regional independence and operational resilience, theRead More →

More than a decade after the financial crisis, European banks are facing a major test of their resilience. This week, growing fears about the coronavirus pandemic and an oil price war caused the market to sell off. Businesses have spent a decade gorging themselves on cheap debt in an environmentRead More →