stress tests

All 34 large banks pass capital tests, prepare big dividend boosts

06/29/17

Six biggest banks set to return nearly $100 billion to shareholders; Capital One’s plan approved by Federal Reserve, but with conditions.

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After the stress tests, the crowing

06/28/17

The largest banks announced plans to distribute capital back to shareholders after the Fed gave passing grades to everyone following this year’s CCAR stress tests.

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Stress test results may not spell relief for big banks

06/28/17

All 34 banks passed the Fed’s CCAR stress test, fueling industry calls to dial back the intensity of the stress tests. But many of the changes have already been internalized by banks.

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Moody’s unveils own stress test based on public data

06/27/17

The research firm is set to release a report Tuesday that it says previews the results of the Fed’s 2017 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review stress test results for 16 superregional banks.

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Don't be fooled by big banks' stress test results

06/26/17

Though regulatory rigor has improved post-crisis, it would be hubris for the Fed to believe that it has found a magic formula that will predict with accuracy how any of the big banks will truly perform in the next downturn.

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‘Why the double standard?’: Comments of the week

06/23/17

Readers weigh in on chatbots, Amazon’s physical footprint expansion plans, alternative credit data and more.

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Banks ace first round of stress tests; Cards a danger zone

06/23/17

All 34 big banks demonstrate they could survive a severe recession; credit cards emerge as the biggest vulnerability, with a projected $100 billion in losses.

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Banks stumble but don't fall in stress test's first round

06/22/17

The test showed that banks face potentially heavy losses in certain loan categories under economic stress, particularly in the area of credit cards, counterparty losses and commercial and industrial lending.

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Stress test Thursday; Bank regulators to testify in Senate

06/22/17

Regional banks with big commercial property portfolios may have a tough time passing stress tests; Fed governor, comptroller of the currency discuss easing bank regulation.

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How this year’s stress tests will shake out

06/19/17

The Fed is preparing to release the results of its annual stress tests in what is likely to be the last iteration of the post-crisis supervisory program before sweeping changes are made.

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