All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws. © 2022 Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC group
FIG

Resolving the regulatory paradox

The European Central Bank’s targeted long term refinancing operations offer a way out of the regulatory paradox of demanding that banks de-risk while lending more, particularly to small and medium-sized enterprises. Support for asset-backed securities could help stimulate growth too. But how much SME loan demand is there in Europe anyway? Julian Lewis reports.

Unlock this article.

The content you are trying to view is exclusive to our subscribers.

To unlock this article:

Take a Free Trial or Login
We use cookies to provide a personalized site experience.
By continuing to use & browse the site you agree to our Privacy Policy.
I agree