Turkey’s banks are well placed to absorb an increase in capital requirements when the country switches to the Basel II regime this month, but larger institutions are frustrated that the modelling approaches...
The credit value adjustment (CVA) capital charge in Basel III comes in two flavours: advanced (simulations) and standardised (formula). In this article, Michael Pykhtin shows that the standardised CVA...
Bank of Japan director Mitsutoshi Adachi highlights the danger of variations in the use of risk models at OpRisk Asia conference
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In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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