Fed Reveals Bank Stress-Test Scenarios

29 Jan 2013

The Federal Reserve has revealed the that latest round of stress tests conducted by the nation’s six largest banks included a scenario that compared their trading positions to a “global market shock,” a doubling of German sovereign debt spreads and a 56% plunge in the price of benchmark oil.

The Federal Reserve has revealed the that latest round of stress tests conducted by the nation’s six largest banks included a scenario that compared their trading positions to a “global market shock,” a doubling of German sovereign debt spreads and a 56% plunge in the price of benchmark ...

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