European Banking Authority: consultation on proportionality assessment methodology
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published a Discussion Paper on how to standardise the proportionality assessment methodology for credit institutions and investment firms. All market participants affected by the proportional treatment in the application of EBA regulatory products are invited to provide their input until 22 October 2021.
The methodology intends to assist policy experts in the development of impact assessments, which provide evidence on the need for the application of proportional treatment to institutions. It entails two separate steps, namely (i) the definition of four different classifications for credit institutions and investment firms, and (ii) the definition of the metrics applicable to the different