Nov 122014
 
Himalayan TimesBasel III frameworks were introduced by the Switzerland-based Basel Committee on Banking Supervision in December 2010, as a measure to improve the shock absorbing capacity of the banking sector, which had been badly hit by the global financial crisis …An imperfect plan for fixing the next crisisFinancial Times all 18 news articles Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 122014
 
Basel III liquidity frameworkLexology (registration)Basel III liquidity framework. Sullivan & Cromwell LLP; Global; November 7 2014. To view this article you need a PDF viewer such as Adobe Reader. Download Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you can’t read this PDF, you can view its text here. Go back to the PDF. and more Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 112014
 
Rabobank readies first-ever Samurai Basel III bondsReutersHONG KONG, Nov 11 (IFR) – The Netherlands’ Rabobank, rated Aa2 by Moody’s, A+ by Standard & Poor’s and AA- by Fitch, is planning the Samurai market’s first-ever Basel III-compliant Tier 2 bfonds. The deal is expected to come in two tranches consisting … Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 112014
 
Basel III Releases Final Standard On Net Stable Funding RatioJD Supra (press release)On October 31, the Basel III Committee on Banking Supervision released its final standard for the net stable funding ratio (NSFR), which requires that banks maintain stable funding sources to mitigate liquidity risk. The standard will complement the … Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 072014
 
Capital adequacy: SBP revises Basel III-related disclosure templatesBusiness RecorderThe State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in consultation with the stakeholders issued revised Basel III-related disclosure templates for capital adequacy purposes. The SBP issued Basel III instructions for implementation in Pakistan vide BPRD Circular No 6 of … Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 052014
 
Bank of China Markets First Basel III Bonds to U.S. InvestorsBloombergChinese lenders have sold the equivalent of $60 billion in Basel III securities as nonperforming loans in the world’s second-largest economy touched a five-year high of 694.4 billion yuan ($113.6 billion) on June 30. Bank of China’s securities, which …Bank of China targets US investors with Basel III bondFinancial TimesOnly the Most Profitable Need Apply?CFO MagazineBoC keeps focus tight with dollar only tier twoGlobalCapital all 5 news articles Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 052014
 
Revised Net Stable Funding Ratio published to complete Basel III reformsOut-Law.comThe Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s final rules on the new Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR) (17-page / 230KB PDF), which will take effect from 1 January 2018, will give national regulators more scope to exempt a particular asset from the … Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 042014
 
Santander lowers end-2014 Basel III “fully-loaded” forecastReutersMADRID Nov 4 (Reuters) – Santander will end 2014 with a core capital ratio of between 8.5 percent to 8.6 percent under Basel III “fully-loaded” criteria, Chief Executive Javier Marin said on Tuesday, below previous guidance of “around 9 percent … and more Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Nov 032014
 
Poll: Does Basel III go far enough?International Financial Law ReviewBut it’s also significant because its publication essentially marks the end of the Basel committee’s regulatory reform agenda. Begun in 2010 and undertaken to promote a more resilient banking sector following the financial crisis, Basel III’s major … Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)
Oct 312014
 
Reuters(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, October 31 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned China Construction Bank’s (CCB; A/Stable) upcoming Basel III-compliant Tier 2 subordinated bonds an expected ‘BBB+(EXP)’ rating.A Rising Interest Rate Scenario That Might Be Good for Banks24/7 Wall St.Fitch: CCAR Scenarios Tougher in 2015; Capital Levels PreparedFort Mills TimesFitch: Gradual Rise in Interest Rates Would Be Net Positive for US BanksRock Hill Herald (press release) all 36 news articles Read More       Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestReddit (more…)