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Article 391 Definition of an institution for large exposures purposes

For the purposes of calculating the value of exposures in accordance with this Part the term "institution" shall include a private or public undertaking, including its branches, which, were it established in the Union, would fulfil the definition of the term 'institution' and has been authorised in a third country that applies prudential supervisory and regulatory requirements at least equivalent to those applied in the Union.

For the purposes of the first paragraph, the Commission may adopt, by means of implementing acts, and subject to the examination procedure referred to in Article 464(2), decisions as to whether a third country applies prudential supervisory and regulatory requirements at least equivalent to those applied in the Union