Financial Stability

EBA 2011 EU-wide stress testing exercise

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published the results of a stress test run on 90 banks in Europe. The test assesses the resilience of the banks against a scenario that envisages a marked deterioration in the main macroeconomic variables. The scenario includes a sovereign shock. Bank of Valletta plc, which was the only domestic bank that participated directly in the exercise, passed the test.

CBM - MFSA media release

Bank of Valletta plc stress test results (213kb) 

EBA press release

EBA 2011 EU-wide stress testing exercise

ECB press release