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Patrick Parkinson has taken over as director of the banking supervision and regulation division at the US Federal Reserve Board. He was previously the deputy director of the research and statistics division. Parkinson has worked in the research and...
The Basel Committee intends to introduce internationally binding liquidity standards, to include both a requirement for a liquid assets buffer and longer-term structural funding constraints. How will the measures be calculated and what will the implications...
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This handy guide reviews the various steps banks are taking to improve their risk management techniques, looking at the benefits and pitfalls of each one.
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