Interest rate risk
Regulators working on Pillar II guidance as well as fixed capital regime
Quarter of firms would suffer negative cashflows in prolonged low interest rate scenario
Regulators could cap the maturity banks assume for large chunks of their deposit base
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Current plans unsatisfactory, says industry association
Extracting interest rate sensitivity through bond-based ETFs
Negative carry versus short-term rates is deterring firms from hedging
Artificially low volatility leaves firms nervous about the future – and looking for fixed-income alternatives
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Basel Committee taskforce starts work to develop a Pillar I charge for interest rate risk in the banking book, but some bankers and former regulators say the challenges will be too great
Race to the bottom
This paper examines the empirical relationship between credit risk and interest rate risk. We use credit default swap (CDS) spreads as our measure of credit risk. Also, we control for the variation in...
Lack of product innovation means not enough products work in the low interest rate environment, panellists complain
Flight to fixed income exposing reinsurers to low yields and interest and inflation risks
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