Basel's new 7% equity capital minimum met with relief
This webinar looks at the current state of enterprise stress testing and unveils findings of a new study on Enterprise-level Stress Testing (one of several research papers in Chartis' The Risk Enabled Enterprise ® research program)
More Basel committee articles
US banks will find it easier to comply with Basel III than European counterparts, but capital deductions could pose a problem
Plans to overhaul the Basel trading book in 2011 have raised concerns about implementation targets
As governors back higher capital standards, ex-Bank of England special adviser argues economic impact remains difficult to pin down; commentators say reforms do not address risk attitudes
Reserve Bank of India governor Duvvuri Subbarao cites concern over variable likely to be used to calibrate countercyclical buffers
Analysis by the Macroeconomic Assessment Group shows a smaller impact from higher capital ratios than an earlier industry report.
Regulators describe difficulties ahead as they prepare for Basel III calibration and transition decisions in September
Basel Committee and FSB studies play down the economic impact of Basel III - proof, regulators say, that the reforms are fit for purpose.
Regulators announce a longer transition period and changes to CVA charge
Governors and heads of supervision will review recommendations brought forward from July 14-15 Basel Committee meeting
Committee publishes paper on counter-cyclical capital and defers recommendations on Basel III to oversight board meeting on July 26
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.