Tag results for 'Romania'

Proposed implementation of the NPL Directive in Romania

Recent developments in Romanian financial legislation concern the transposition of the Non-Performing Loans (NPLs) Directive into Romanian national law. Against the backdrop of an expired implementation deadline, attention has turned to two significant draft bills released for public debate. Firstly, a draft government emergency ordinance aimed to facilitate the transposition process. Secondly, a draft order issued by the National Bank of Romania, which mandates credit institutions to report on assigned NPLs.

Released on Mar 20, 2024

Green financing: a fast-growing trend

ESG compliance and green financing are rapidly growing trends, encouraging companies to adopt sustainable practices, improve their environmental performance, and enhance transparency and accountability. As such, traditional financings structures and loan agreements must be updated to incorporate specific ESG-related provisions, while also avoiding the risk of greenwashing.

Released on Nov 21, 2023

Keeping loans afloat during the current financial crisis in Romania

The main interest rate benchmarks for loans applicable in Romania have dramatically increased in the current financial crisis. Borrowers are concerned that a continued increase will trigger defaults and are seeking alternatives, which may prove to be only temporary relief.

Released on Nov 10, 2022

The IBAHRI submits letter to the President of Romania regarding the independence of judiciary

In the letter, the IBAHRI expresses concern over the disciplinary proceedings against Judge Camelia Bogdan over her handling of a number of money laundering cases.