Euro banks to bear brunt of €115bn SMA capital hike: study

"You will get some winners and some losers, but with this it's mostly losers," says ORX's Carrivick

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Large European banks are on course for a steep capital rise under new operational risk capital rules from the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, according to an industry study published on May 24.

The Operational Riskdata eXchange Association (ORX) analysed data submitted by 54 institutions, including 16 systemically important banks, to estimate the capital impact of the committee's proposed standardised measurement approach (SMA) to op risk. The UK-based loss data consortium found that 75

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