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noun analysis, audit, check, checkup, effort, examination, experience, experiment, exploration, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, observation, questioning, quiz, research, scrutiny, search, study, survey, trial, try, tryout
Associated concepts: blood test, clear and present danger test, compelling state interest test, prudent man test, right from wrong test, substantial evidence test
See also: attempt, canon, check, criterion, endeavor, experiment, indagation, inquiry, poll, question, research, survey, trial, try, venture

TEST. Something by which to ascertain the truth respecting another thing. 7 Penn. St. Rep. 428; 6 Whart. 284. Vide Religious Test.

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The European Banking Authority (EBA) recently published its 2016 EU-wide stress test draft methodology for discussion.
These regulatory stress tests are the ultimate in the appliance of financial "rocket science" to the banking system, and many of the models themselves are derived from the physical science models used so successfully in real rocket science.
I believe that if we manage the situation after the outcome of the stress tests, this liquidity at the CBC will be given to the real economy", she pointed out.
SALT LAKE CITY, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under the results published today by the Federal Reserve, under the hypothetical severely adverse economic stress scenario in the Dodd-Frank Act Stress Test (DFAST) run by the Federal Reserve, Zions Bancorporation's (NASDAQ: ZION) capital ratios would not have met the minimum requirements under the Federal Reserve's capital adequacy rules.
According to the credit union industry's two major trade associations, the NCUA's proposed stress test rule is unnecessary because the four largest credit unions in the nation already conduct their own tests.
Although community banks will not be required to undergo the same types of stress tests, the regulators did note that all banks, regardless of size, should be able to "analyze the potential impact of adverse outcomes in their financial conditions.
The government had asked the Vienna-based body to verify that the methodology of the stress tests is consistent with global safety standards.
The stress tests at the plant will cost about BGN 11 M and will be financed by the nuclear company.
EU-wide stress test 2010 In 2009 and 2010, the Committee of European Banking Supervisors (CEBS) (3) conducted stress tests of the largest European banking groups.
BLUE-CHIP bank stocks rallied yesterday as details of Europe's stress test plans signalled the next step in restoring confidence in the wake of the financial crisis.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Wednesday that major banks had raised $56 billion since stress tests showed several in need of more capital.
Stress tests are well established in the financial industry as one of the approaches for assessing risk.