The European Banking Authority has published a report on the outcomes of the 2013 EU Wide Transparency Exercise. The information relates to 64 European Banks from 21 countries of the EEA. The data covers the first half of 2013 and is based on 730,000 data points including capital, risk rates assets and sovereign exposures. Through this disclosure exercise, the EBA aims to promote greater understanding of capital positions and exposures of EU banks, thus concluding to market discipline and financial stability in the EU.