On 26 March 2020, the De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) announced the maintenance of the countercyclical capital buffer at 0%.
16 Apr 2020
Based on these developments, DNB is currently leaving the countercyclical capital buffer percentage at zero percent . DNB's recent decision to lower system buffers has no impact on this decision. However, DNB has communicated that the countercyclical capital buffer will eventually be built up to two percent.
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