Press releases

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 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...

Wed, 07/06/2017 - 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...

Wed, 31/05/2017 - 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...

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 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...

Tue, 06/12/2016 - 08:39

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

The 45 EU Agencies and Joint Undertakings

Mon, 28/11/2016 - 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...

Wed, 05/10/2016 - 09:35

U.S., European Officials to Hold Planned Coordination Exercise on Cross-Border Resolution Planning

Senior officials representing resolution authorities in the United States and Europe on Monday will hold the second in an ongoing series of planned exercises to enhance coordination on cross-border resolution.

The discussion exercise will be...

Wed, 13/07/2016 - 15:14

Press Release - Banking Union - Single Resolution Board publishes its first Annual Report

Brussels – 13 July 2016

In accordance with the Single Resolution Mechanism Regulation (SRMR), the Single Resolution Board (SRB) is pleased to announce the publication of its first Annual Report. The SRB started in January 2015 with a clear focus on resolution planning; since...

Wed, 06/07/2016 - 08:51

Banking Union – Single Resolution Board collects over 10 billion euros in contributions to the Single Resolution Fund

Brussels – 6 July 2016

On 30 June 2016, the Single Resolution Board (SRB) collected 6.4 billion euros in contributions to the Single Resolution Fund (SRF). Today, the SRB is pleased to report that it has collected over 10 billion euros in contributions in total from...

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:48

Third Industry Dialogue Meeting

The Single Resolution Board (SRB) organised its third Industry Dialogue meeting, which took place in Brussels on 23 May 2016.

It brought together over 70 stakeholders, including representatives from EU-level and national banking federations from Banking Union countries, representatives...