Japan regulator: we are racing to finish FRTB in 2018

Japanese banks warn against rushing rules with poor data, and fret over EU delays

Shunsuke Shirakawa, Japan Financial Services Agency

A leading Japanese regulator has warned that the Basel Committee must complete its revamp of the market risk capital framework before the end of 2018, or face a further delay to implementation beyond 2022.

But Japanese banks fear this tight schedule is insufficient to collect the data necessary to calibrate the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) correctly, and also worry about an unlevel playing field if Europe moves more slowly than Japan.

“FRTB is now the single most important

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact info@risk.net or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact info@risk.net to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Risk.net? View our subscription options


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here