Investors in structured credit assets, such as collateralised debt obligations, recently “realised they were much less informed than they originally thought”, according to US Federal Reserve gov...
Six US regulatory agencies have called for more loss-mitigation strategies to prevent homeowner defaults on mortgages. In a joint statement released yesterday they said that all regulated financial ...
An increase in the premiums investors require to take risk is probably a healthy development, said US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke.
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Spread widening in corporate credit and leveraged debt has been wrongly attributed to the fallout from the US subprime mortgage market, according to Baring Asset Management.
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US takes its next step towards Basel implementation
Speaking at the Institute for International Bankers Seminar the Governor sought to highlight recent US Basel II compliance developments
The International Swaps and Derivatives Assocation (Isda) has said it “applauds and supports” a letter from 17 investment banks to Timothy Geithner, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New ...
BaselAlert has gathered a series of letters to the Fed and notes from the meetings between the Fed and industry regarding the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Basel II in the US.
Chairman of the US Federal Reserve System, Ben Bernanke, has offered his support for US-wide implementation of Basel II. Speaking at the Independent Community Bankers of America National Convention ...
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