Basel 2.5: US ratings workaround too punitive, banks complain
The profits of imbalance
Basel Committee focuses on cost of protection in attempt to stamp out capital arbitrage, but dealers worry that sound trades will also suffer
Half a world away
The latest Reserve Bank of India revised draft guidelines for securitised transactions released late September have drawn criticism from market participants for being far too restrictive, with one lawyer saying the rules in their current form would "nearly...
Barriers to Basel
Regulators release risk retention rule; publish a specific loan-to-value ratio for those mortgages that will be exempted
RBS promotes Eichel to head of US credit
All bases covered?
Imprudencies of scale
Market analysis: Basel III
Cutting capital constraints
US securitisation of the year – FDIC
Europe securitisation of the year – Arran Residential Mortgages
Banks look to securitisation of counterparty credit risk
Industry body seeks to create benchmark price level to expand market participation
Time for a rethink on RMBS?
You repo what you sow
Cecile Houlot takes up post after 13 years at JP Morgan.