The requirement under the Dodd-Frank Act to eliminate any reliance on external credit ratings could put US banks at a competitive disadvantage under Basel III, says the Basel Committee’s Stefan Walter...
True extent of operational risk hidden and many op risk events classified as other risk types
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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The CFTC has proposed a $50 million cap on minimum capital requirements for clearing members, a move that could open membership to a number of smaller financial institutions not subject to Basel capital rules. Some bankers warn this could create an unlevel...
European policymakers and regulators are considering dramatic changes to the capital treatment for government bonds
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Basel II has been widely criticised for increasing the cyclicality of the financial system by allowing banks to hold less capital in good times and requiring higher capital levels in times of crisis. But do the facts bear this out? Francesco Cannata,...
With the final version of Basel III now public, banks are looking to prepare for implementation. Will current Basel II infrastructure be able to cope with the requirements or will banks have to introduce new technology to comply? By Clive Davidson
New Basel III liquidity regulations look set to force many Asia-Pacific banks and regulators into uncharted territory as they try to comply with the rules and meet their own requirements through innovation.
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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