Press releases

Friday, 29 September, 2017 - 05:31

Single Resolution Board holds its second conference in Brussels "Building resolvability together"


 Brussels – 29 September 2017


Today, the Single Resolution Board (SRB) is holding its second conference in Brussels under the theme "Building resolvability together”. The SRB’s focus is on making banks easier to resolve, counting on and...

Wednesday, 19 July, 2017 - 08:12

Press Release - Banking Union - Single Resolution Board collects €6.6 billion in annual contributions to the Single Resolution Fund, now reaching €17 billion in total


As of 30 June 2017, the Single Resolution Board (SRB) had collected €6.6 billion from 3,512 institutions in annual contributions to the Single Resolution Fund (SRF). In total, the SRF now holds an amount of €17.4 billion.

The SRF pools...

Tuesday, 11 July, 2017 - 15:50

ECON Public Hearing on 2016 SRB Annual Report - Elke König, SRB Chair



Mr Chairman,

Honourable Members of Parliament,

It is a pleasure for me to speak to you today and present the Annual Report of the Single Resolution...

Tuesday, 11 July, 2017 - 15:37

Single Resolution Board publishes its 2016 Annual Report


The Single Resolution Board (SRB) today publishes its 2016 Annual Report. The report takes stock of the progress made in developing...

Friday, 23 June, 2017 - 21:15

The SRB will not take resolution action in relation to Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca


Brussels – 23 June 2017

Following today’s decision taken by the European Central Bank to declare Banca Popolare di Vicenza S.p.A. and Veneto Banca S.p.A. as ‘failing or likely to fail’, the Single Resolution Board has decided that...

Wednesday, 7 June, 2017 - 07:30

The Single Resolution Board adopts resolution decision for Banco Popular


Brussels – 7 June 2017

Today, the Single Resolution Board (SRB) has transferred all shares and capital instruments of Banco Popular Español S.A. (Banco Popular) to Banco Santander S.A (Santander). This means that Banco Popular will operate under...

Wednesday, 31 May, 2017 - 18:47

Press Release - Media allegations regarding a specific bank

In order to clarify certain information issued by media sources regarding a specific bank, the Single Resolution Board would like to notify the following:

“The mission of the SRB is to ensure an orderly resolution of failing banks with minimum impact on the real economy and the public...

Wednesday, 8 February, 2017 - 11:01

Banking Union – Single Resolution Board completes signature of Loan Facility Agreements with all 19 participating Member States

Brussels – 8 February 2017

The Single Resolution Board (SRB) finalised the signing of the Loan Facility Agreements (LFAs) with 19 participating Member States of the Banking Union. Through the LFAs, each participating Member States provides a bridge...

Tuesday, 6 December, 2016 - 08:39

Two new studies highlight the significant contribution of EU Agencies to citizens and administrations

The 45 EU Agencies and Joint Undertakings

Monday, 28 November, 2016 - 10:43

Single Resolution Board publishes 2017 Work Programme

Brussels – 28 November 2016

Today, the Single Resolution Board (SRB) publishes its 2017 Work Programme. This Work Programme sets out the strategic goals and objectives...