Attendees at ACT conference raise concerns about increased lending costs after Bank of England’s Tucker argues for powers to raise sectoral capital levels
The Basel Committee is keeping an eye on Basel III implementation, led by its standards implementation group. Nick Sawyer talks to Ryozo Himino, chair of the group, about the monitoring of timelines, consistency...
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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The credibility of bank capital has been called into question by the wildly differing risk-weighted asset (RWA) numbers produced by bank models – and the Basel Committee is preparing to launch an investigation. But RWA differences spring from multiple...
Basel’s liquidity rules mean banks will have to issue more long-term debt. That is not going to be easy if regulators also force senior bondholders to absorb a failing bank’s losses. By Mark Pengelly
Calculating credit value adjustment correctly for exotic instruments can require the simulation of scenarios within scenarios – and today’s computers may not be up to it. As a result, banks are looking for short cuts, and they may be able to learn...
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
Liquidity swap market is expected to grow, but the European Central Bank's long-term refinancing operation has reduced demand for liquidity trades in the short-term, say bankers
Strong balance sheets mean Asian banks are well placed to meet Basel III increased capital requirements but as regional regulators are implementing the new framework at very different speeds the technological challenges of meeting the rules could be significant...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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