DNB Bank has 9.10% combined buffer, the largest of stress-tested banks
The centrally cleared interest rate derivatives market: how are clients changing the risk perspective?
This paper analyzes counterparty relationships within both direct (house) and client clearing in the interest rate derivatives market in the European Union.
Systemic risk in the financial system: capital shortfalls under Brexit, the US elections and the Italian referendum
This paper uses SRISK to quantify the estimated capital shortfalls of financial institutions under three relevant stress events that occurred in 2016: Brexit, the Trump election and the Italian referendum.
Basel method shows cross-jurisdictional activity makes up 30.8% of banks’ total G-Sib scores
The combined total hit $93 trillion at end-September
Different emphasis of rival frameworks could frustrate bank efforts to reduce systemic risk
End-users say using more than one clearing broker doesn't make economic sense
The big banks trimmed total leverage exposure by €2.9 trillion (4%) in 2017
The once-largest bank in the world is no longer considered a systemic threat
This paper investigates the effects of contagion in interbank-lending networks, with a special focus on the theoretical grounding of centrality measures.
James Schwartz and Chrys Carey, of counsels at Morrison & Foerster, explore the impact of a recent Commodity Futures Trading Commission white paper – including how its author’s suggestions would affect cross-jurisdictional application of its regulations …
Scrutiny on largest US insurer should not be laxer than on second-tier US banks, experts warn
US insurer has increased derivatives and repo books; grown total assets
Community banks want end to public shaming of those who fail key supervisory test
New guidance expected to be released for consultation in early 2019
Total OTC derivatives notional among the eight banks is $222 trillion – a 2% increase on the quarter
Gaps in data prevent full assessment of almost half the shadow system, says ESRB report
G-Sib methodologies incentivise shift to simpler assets
JP Morgan moves down into 3.5% capital surcharge bucket under Fed G-Sib methodology
Treating eurozone as single jurisdiction could slash G-Sib capital, but the 19 member nations have differences to settle first
Barclays, HSBC, BNP Paribas, and Deutsche Bank slim the most in five years
Aggregate 20% drop in level 3 assets and 7% decrease in intra-financial system liabilities reported in 2017
This paper is a historical case study of the GAS scandal and is the first to analyze it from the perspective of operational risk.