On 25 June 2019, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published the 2020 EU-wide stress test draft methodology, templates and template guidance which will be discussed with the industry. The 2020 exercise will assess EU banks’ resilience to an adverse economic shock and inform the 2020 Supervisory Review and Evaluation Process. The final methodology will be published by the end of the year. The EU-wide stress test will be launched in January 2020 and the results published by the end of July.