Our archives on BCBS
VIDEO: “The regulatory system in the US is way too complex and fragmented”
Date: Feb 13, 2014 | Author: The Banking ConversationWilliam Isaac, former chairman, FDIC, discusses the Volcker Rule, too-big-to-fail banks and recent regulatory failures.
Interview transcript: William Isaac, former chairman, US FDIC
Date: Feb 11, 2014 | Author: EditorialWilliam “Bill” Isaac, former chairman, US Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, discusses evolution of US bank regulation, banks' risky investment activities and better regulation and supervision going forward.
Trade finance impeded by Basel III; regulators must take a step back
Date: Dec 18, 2013 | Author: Esther TanBasel III's end goal is to create an infallible financial system, but at what cost to banks' business growth?
Creditor-funded approach to resolve TBTF banks’ recapitalisation woes?
Date: Jun 06, 2013 | Author: Lalitha SivanesanBIS’ recently proposed three-step mechanism enables a “too big to fail” bank to be recapitalised over a weekend, minus taxpayer involvement.
Bank boards must take hands-on approach to risk management framework setup
Date: Jun 04, 2013 | Author: Frederic Bertholon-LampirisFrederic Bertholon-Lampiris, director at Deloitte Singapore’s Financial Services Industry practice, feels that a robust risk appetite framework and an integrated stress testing programme are essential risk management components.
Simplicity, risk sensitivity and comparability: The regulatory balancing act
Date: Feb 27, 2013 | Author: Wayne ByresWayne Byres, secretary general of BCBS, feels that banks today cannot operate anywhere near as effectively without models for pricing and risk management.
Basel III framework may not always accurately represent capital strength
Date: Feb 21, 2013 | Author: Foo Boon PingChng Sok Hui, CFO of Singapore's DBS, discusses the impact of new capital rules on Asian banks, how BCBS seeks to address them, and the need for local adaptation.
Banks must be prepared for increased regulatory demands to remain competitive
Date: Feb 06, 2013 | Author: Nicholas KohProceedings report from The Asian Banker teleconsultation session, "Basel III and beyond - An Overview and Response to Regulatory Changes.”