Isda AGM: Proposed trading book rules are “nuts”, says Ramambason of BNP Paribas
Draft rules on interest rate hedging could set back arbitrage fix, critics claim
Bank of England to apply price shocks based on unwind periods
This white paper looks at the heavy impact of regulation on investment managers, the mitigation of outsourcing risk, inefficiencies in corporate actions processing and the growing importance of collateral management.
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Hedging threatened by treatment of liquidity and diversification, critics claim
First consultation paper on banking book interest rate exposure is expected in March
Capital charges will be ‘very difficult to explain’, conference hears
Regulators have attempted to address a flaw within Basel II that gave banks an incentive to hold assets in the trading book. But Basel 2.5 may have gone too far, and made it more attractive to place...
International definitions of banks' trading book and banking book still woolly, keynote speaker Charles Taylor tells conference
Costing stressed VAR
Loss-making unit's RWAs would have tripled under Basel III, JP Morgan chief executive says - but attempting to cut capital burden made its hedges more complex
Poll on Basel Committee proposal to ditch VAR attracts close to 1,000 votes - with a narrow victory for critics of the metric
Under one accord
This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.