2017 marked the seventh year of operation of the European Systemic Risk Board. The Annual Report 2017 summarises the main ESRB activities and achievements during the period of April 2017 until March 2018.
The ESRB has today published the adverse scenario for the EU-wide stress test for the insurance sector to be carried out by EIOPA in 2018. This scenario, which has been approved by the General Board of the ESRB, highlights adverse conditions that are relevant to this sector. This information has also been published by EIOPA as part of its communication on the 2018 EU-wide stress tests.
The countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) is a macroprudential instrument that aims to counter pro-cyclicality in the financial system. The interactive map shows the CCyB rates currently applicable in Europe and was last updated on 16 July 2018.
The ESRB has updated its overview of national measures of macroprudential interest in the EU and the European Economic Area. The overview covers capital buffers, reciprocation measures and various other measures. It was last updated on 8 August 2018.