26 April 2016 - The Swedish National Debt Office has today published a proposal on how the minimum requirement for own funds and eligible liabilities (MREL) should be applied to banks and certain other financial institutions. The purpose of the requirement is to ensure that banks have sufficient capital and liabilities which can be written down or converted in a crisis. This is a pre-requisite for ensuring taxpayers do not have to meet the costs of future financial crises. New requirement for banks to ensure effective crisis management
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44 579 472 987 SEK
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