Too big to fail
Former IMF adviser Rosa Lastra says international regulatory framework should apply 'hard' rules on cross-border resolutions
The US Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation claims its new resolution powers would deliver a 97% recovery to senior bondholders if Lehman Brothers failed today. If markets buy that argument, a leap in...
Institutions will be weaker and markets will be riskier if new rules vary between jurisdictions, Credit Suisse vice-chair warns
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Future deputy chief executive of UK's new Prudential Regulatory Authority promises intense relationship with regulators "on things that matter"
It might be argued that trying to formulate a reliable quantitative estimate of extreme, low-probability tail risk for banks is futile. If true, this raises serious questions about the wisdom of developing a more complex Basel III capital framework,...
European Commission says pension funds should also be classed as “too big to fail”
Central clearing might solve some of the problems with over-the-counter derivatives, but it is by no means a straightforward solution, and could raise some additional problems
The need to craft special treatment for banks that are too big or interconnected to fail has long been a concern for regulators, but of equal importance is the challenge of identifying which institutions should be subjected to such measures. How can financial...
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.
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