Basle II delay gives chance for other advanced op risk approaches

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BASLE, SWITZERLAND – The year-long delay to the coming into effect of the Basle II banking accord means global banking regulators can study a broad range of advanced approaches to calculating an operational risk capital charge.

As initially proposed by regulators in January, Basle II contained only one advanced approach to calculating the charge – the internal measurement approach.

But now regulators say they are examining a number of advanced options for measuring the risk of loss to b

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