Fed eyes standardised approach


The US Federal Reserve has announced it will permit smaller US financial institutions to implement the standardised approach under Basel II, acknowledging misgivings raised by banks during previous proposals.

The regulator, which has stipulated that the largest internationally active US banks must follow the advanced approaches for calculating their credit, market and operational risk exposures, will allow smaller institutions to pursue the less complex, less costly, but also less risk-sensitive

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