Despite New Zealand’s domestic banking sector escaping the worst ravages of the recent financial crisis, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is not wasting any time in introducing the Basel III framew...
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Corporate treasurers complain about the unintended consequences of the proposed financial transaction tax, as well as clearing rules for OTC derivatives
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Attendees at ACT conference raise concerns about increased lending costs after Bank of England’s Tucker argues for powers to raise sectoral capital levels
Time for scrutiny
The funding squeeze
The Basel Committee’s standards implementation group has begun an investigation into RWA consistency, but chair Ryozo Himino says there might be good reasons for discrepancies
Banks’ long-term funding needs will drive demand for liquidity swaps with insurers
New Zealand regulators have opted to bring in the capital conservation and counter-cyclical buffers ahead of the Basel Committee schedule – but market participants are unsure if this is necessary
Reserve Bank of India tells domestic banks to start reporting aspects of Basel III liquidity strength measures from June this year – ahead of the 2013 reporting timetable outlined by the Basel Com...
Model risk emerged as a key lesson from the crisis – and a significant variation in op risk modelling approaches exists today, says Sigor chair
The ongoing crisis in Europe is casting doubt over Basel III framework, says a former Basel Committee member
Aircraft, shipping and project finance all set to lose out as banks seek to constrain capital consumption, panellists warn
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