Press releases 2021

  • 27th meeting of the Financial Market Stability Board – March 9, 2021

    In its 27th meeting on March 9, 2021, Austria’s Financial Market Stability Board (FMSB) focused once more on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the financial system. Apart from its annual report for 2020, the FMSB also discussed the systemic risks arising from the financing of commercial real estate. In addition, the FMSB recommended leaving the countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) rate unchanged at 0% of risk-weighted assets.