South African Reserve Bank (Sarb)

A step up the ladder

Following Barclays' acquisition of Absa in July, the South African bank has decided to implement the advanced internal ratings-based approach to Basel II. Other banks have decided to follow suit. By Laurence Neville

SA banks complete QIS4

SOUTH AFRICA – The South African Reserve Bank is due to release feedback on the results of its fourth quantitative impact study (QIS4) this July, according to Andre Blaauw, general manager for enterprise risk management at Absa Bank, South Africa’s…

Preparation, quantification, implementation

While the South African Reserve Bank is in favour of Basel II, those tasked with preparing for the new capital accord are in no doubt that the risk quantification challenges presented by it are daunting.

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