Risk Europe: Tweaks to Basel III will raise deadline pressure for banks


Banks will have little time to implement Basel III once the final calibrations are made to the framework over the coming year, warned participants at the Risk Europe pre-conference seminar in Brussels yesterday. The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision published the complete version of the Basel III capital and liquidity framework on December 16 last year, but several issues still need to be resolved, including the treatment of systemically important financial institutions and final calibra