Big Banks Face Less Stress in This Year’s Fed Tests

Wall Street Journal, June 20, 2019–Lalita Clozel (subscription)
The Federal Reserve is releasing results of annual stress tests for big banks in two parts, on Friday, June 21, and Thursday, June 27. The firms could have an easier time with the exams because the Fed for this year overhauled several components, including a test of how firms would fare under a hypothetical doomsday scenario.