Germany : Technical Note on Crisis Management Arrangements

Publication Date: December 23, 2011
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Summary: This paper discusses Germany’s challenges and measures to strengthen crisis management arrangements. Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin) and the Bundesbank have closely coordinated with the interagency risk committee on banking matters, which also encompasses BaFin representatives for all three financial sectors. The Bundesbank maintains an internal crisis committee and a steering committee. The crisis committee is chaired by a board member and combines expertise from various departments such as banking, financial stability, markets, and payment issues. The German authorities have moved to a comprehensive approach in addressing the financial crisis.
Series: Country Report No. 11/368
Subject(s): Bank resolution | Bank restructuring | Banking sector | Deposit insurance | Financial Sector Assessment Program | Financial stability | Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009 | Liquidity management

Publication Date: December 23, 2011
ISBN/ISSN: 9781463928537/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1DEUEA2011008 Pages: 25
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