Non-performing Loans - New risks and policies? NPL resolution after COVID-19

Задълбочен анализ 12-03-2021

This paper reviews the main differences between the prospects for NPL build-up and resolution between the current pandemic and the financial crisis of 2008-2009. To facilitate NPL reduction following the pandemic, the ECB should actively counter the revealed tendency of banks with low profitability to implement relatively low loan loss provisions.