Tag Archives: NPL securitisation

Can the EBA and Basel Committee proposals help banks clean up their balance sheets using NPL securitisations?

Read time: 8 minutes At a glance A large number of legacy non-performing loan exposures (NPLs) continue to subsist on the balance sheets of banks. Portfolios of NPLs tie up huge amounts of regulatory capital which, in turn, limits the amount of capital that banks have available to lend to the real economy. The economic … Continue Reading

The scene is set for a deluge of NPLs

Read time: 2 minutes 20 seconds Those readers that have followed the meteoric rise of the European non-performing loan (NPL) market from the ashes of the global financial crisis (GFC) will be very aware of the profound impact that COVID-19 has had. In the space of a few weeks a large, burgeoning market that exhibited … Continue Reading
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