A new draft of proposed international bank regulation is unacceptable for Germany because the rules might restrict lending by the country’s banks, the head of Germany’s financial regulatory agency said.…Read More
As banks in different jurisdictions become more pressed by Basel III rules, and as the Basel Committee seeks to finalize their work including adding on what we now call Basel…Read More
BBA blog: With Basel III for main course, will there still be enough room for “Basel IV” for dessert?
Mark Foster, Partner, Kreab You know the feeling when you are still eating the main course, but your fellow diners are already talking about dessert? Well, something similar is happening…Read More
Continuing our pre-game analysis of the Basel Committee’s meeting today and tomorrow, there is new evidence that the Leverage Ratio is working to improve bank capital positions. Could this be…Read More
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has a regularly scheduled meeting this Wednesday and Thursday (Sept 14 and 15) in Basel, Switzerland. This is set to be an important meeting…Read More
Recent speeches and conversations suggest a disagreement about what is happening in the arena of the Basel Committee for Banking Supervision: is a new Basel IV regime emerging or is…Read More