Liquidity coverage ratio (lcr)
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New proposals are positive, but banks warn they will still fall short of the ratio's minimum
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Current regulatory approach makes further financial crises as "certain as the amen in the church"
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Bafin liquidity expert tells conference that national concerns and industry pressure caused LCR rewrite
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Don't fear the repo
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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.