National supervisors tell banks not to lower liquidity buffers, with market forces also pushing banks towards 100% compliance with measure
Economic Consultative Committee announces examination of reference rates used in financial markets
BoE deputy governor asks to appear “as soon as possible” following calls for the Bank to explain Diamond conversation
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Talking of an "extraordinarily serious and threatening situation", Mervyn King, governor of the Bank of England, has warned that "we must try to bolster the resilience of our financial system." In a comment on the Bank's Financial stability report ("covering...
Systemic regulators want to use Basel III’s micro-prudential tools to steer the wider economy, but no-one knows how these controls work – and bank supervisors may not be happy to take a back seat. By Michael Watt
Systemic risk committee at the Bank of England calls for power to use tools - such as liquidity and leverage ratios, and margin standards - to influence systemic risk
Bank of England governor will chair the Basel Committee's oversight body. The committee itself will be chaired by Stefan Ingves, governor of Sweden's central bank
FSA chair highlights growing concern about foundation of risk-based regulatory capital system
Committee will monitor macroeconomic conditions to help UK avoid another crisis
Bank of England governor told US ambassador of need for nations to cooperate in order to recapitalise banking sector
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