The Policy Response: From the G20 Requests to the FSB Roadmap; Working Towards the Proposals of the Basel Committee

By: Patrizia Baudino, European Central Bank

2.1 Introduction

This article was first published as a chapter in Basel III and Beyond on July 27, 2011, by Risk Books.

This chapter provides an overview of the various supervisory and regulatory policies for the financial sector that have been set in motion following the financial crisis that started in 2007. In particular, it discusses the overall policy response that the G20, alongside the Financial Stability Board (FSB) and its member bodies, designed in order to address the shortcomin