Committee updates Basel II framework


BASEL - A report entitled Enhancements to the Basel II framework, which outlines measures to strengthen capital requirements regulation, has emerged from the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. Beginning by emphasising the limited role of Pillar I in setting only "minimum capital requirements", the Committee expands risk management responsibilities under Pillar II as a solution to the failings in capital levels exposed by the liquidity and banking crises. The paper says banks are expected to

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