Now under aegis of ECB, Nordea RWAs spike 29%

Risk-weighted assets at Nordea, which recently moved its headquarters to Finland, jumped €35 billion ($40 billion), or 29%, in the fourth quarter of last year, following a series of updates to its internal models made as the bank adapts to European Central Bank supervision.

Total RWAs stood at €156 billion at end-December, from €121 billion the prior quarter, interrupting a downward trend that began in June 2017.

The increase was driven largely by higher credit RWAs, which rose 22% to €121

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: