The DFAST results published yesterday (March 20th) are the Federal Reserve’s first stress test results released in 2014. Following this release, about half of banks disclosed their own company-run stress test results (required by March 31st). On March 26th, the Federal Reserve (Fed) will release its 2014 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR) results.
This First take elaborates on these key points.
“The average person who relies on the banking system should be happy. Next week will tell us whether banks and bank shareholders will be happy.”