Largest banks close to buffer requirements in stress test

Analysis - Stress Test June 2017 - No. 10

Authors Danmarks Nationalbank
Subject Financial stability; Stress tests reports
Type Analysis
Year 2017
Published 14 June 2017
Danmarks Nationalbank's semiannual stress test of the Danish banking sector shows that the largest banks generally have capital in excess of the regulatory requirements in a severe recession scenario. However, some banks are close to drawing on their capital buffers, and a few tap into their buffers.