Convention on the Transfer of Contributions to the Single Resolution Fund and on the Sharing of these Contributions
[Conventions in German language version see annexes]
[Conventions in English language version see attachments]
The instrument of ratification signed by the Federal President and countersigned by the Federal Chancellor was deposited with the Secretary-General of the Council of the European Union on 17 November 2015; according to the statement of the In accordance with Article 11 (2) of this Convention, the Secretary-General shall accede to Austria with 1. Jänner 2016 in force.
According to the Communications of the Secretary-General of the Council of the European Union, the following other states have ratified, approved or accepted the Convention:
Belgium, Germany, Estonia, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Cyprus.
On the occasion of the signing of the Convention, the following states have issued a statement1 , which is reproduced in part:
" It is the understanding of the Republic of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Republic of Malta, Romania, the Slovak Republic and the Republic of Finland, that the Convention on the transfer of contributions to the Single Bank Resolution Fund and the sharing of such contributions in its entirety, in particular recitals 6 and 13, and the provisions of Articles 5 and 7, as well as the provisions of Articles 5 and 7. Recitals and Provisions of the SRM Regulation shall be interpreted as meaning that: no joint liability of the Contracting Parties, no modification of the ESM Treaty and, in particular, any obligation not to provide public financial assistance or measures relating to budgetary sovereignty or financial obligations of the Contracting Parties. "
This declaration was confirmed on the occasion of the notification of the ratification of the Convention by Finland.