BoE reveals bank stress-test results

Bank of England has issued its banking-sector stress-test results, with CET1 and Leverage ratios in crisp focus.

CET1 ratios were: Barclays (11.4%), HSBC (11.9%), Lloyds (12.8%), Nationwide (22.6%), RBS (15.5%), Santander UK (11.6%) and Standard Chartered (12.6%).

Leverage ratios were Barclays (4.5%), HSBC (5.0%), Lloyds (4.8%), Nationwide (4.3%), RBS (5.6%), Santander UK (4.0%) and Standard Chartered (5.5%).