Thursday

22nd Jun 2017

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EU banks unprepared on new loan rules

Banks in Europe won't be ready by 2018 to shore up funds to offset bad loans, as a part of sweeping new accounting rules. Europe's banking watchdog, the European Banking Authority, on Thursday, said banks are not ready to implement the rules designed to ensure taxpayers won't have to bail them out in another financial crisis.

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  1. Tusk can 'imagine' the UK still remaining in EU
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  3. EU court lowers evidence standards in vaccine ruling
  4. Merkel and Macron to speak at Kohl's EU ceremony
  5. EU commission presents plan to enhance tax transparency
  6. Romanian PM ousted in party revolt
  7. MEPs elect new internal market committee chairwoman
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