Basel Gets Technical On Op Risk


In a three-day series of private meetings with industry bodies in Washington in mid-May, representatives of the Basel Committee set up a working party to sort out the technicalities of assessing op risk capital charges.

Insiders say that the subjects discussed at the meetings, and the brief that is being developed for the working party, signal that the "box" or "business line" methodology is one of the front-runners in regulatory thinking on op risk quantification.

The meetings gave select

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 or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact 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 View our subscription options

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a 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