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A conflict between new liquidity regulations under Basel III and existing central bank operations leaves a gap that banks may be able to exploit, warns financial stability expert
A Financial Stability Board peer review finds the Australian financial system remains strong but banks face Basel III liquidity and wholesale funding challenges
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Few regulators are taking operational risk seriously, says Mike Finlay, chief executive of RiskBusiness
Recent analysis by the International Monetary Fund indicates that banks in the US need to raise capital to cover systemic liquidity risk threats
Basel Committee is expected to consider wide range of topics, including VAR, liquidity, CVA and the line between banking and trading books - but overall capital requirements are not likely to change
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Crunch time for corporates
“We do not have a liquidity issue”
A Basel III conference panel disagree over whether banks should publish liquidity coverage ratio and net stable funding ratio estimates now, even though the final rules are not yet agreed
Systemic risk committee at the Bank of England calls for power to use tools - such as liquidity and leverage ratios, and margin standards - to influence systemic risk
As banks prepare for year-end introduction of new trading book rules, poll respondents single out the framework's modular approach for criticism
Experience from Japan’s financial crisis in the 1990s showed the importance of maintaining the core intermediation function of banks by not placing an excessive regulatory burden on them, a lesson...
CVA charge and Basel 2.5 rules incoherent and over-complicated, say dealers
Jonathan Faull dismisses suggestions CRD IV will lead to uneven application of Basel III
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