Our archives on BIS
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?
"Simply being reactive when offering renminbi products to clients is not enough"
Date: Nov 07, 2013 | Author: Agnes VargasAgnes Vargas, regional head, Greater China & ASEAN, Commerzbank explains how formulating a Rmb strategy is critical for banks trying to capitalise on the currency’s burgeoning popularity.
Asian banks’ operational costs heightened by international regulations
Date: Sep 09, 2013 | Author: ResearchProceedings report from The Asian Banker’s Singapore Heads of Risk & Compliance Dialogue 2013, on the need for banks to better consolidate their risk management functions and platforms.
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.
Enhanced transparency needed to address widespread financial manipulation
Date: May 27, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajFormer World Bank senior counsel Karen Hudes blows the whistle on large-scale corruption in the global financial network, centring around US Fed
Full participation integral to financial integration in ASEAN
Date: May 08, 2013 | Author: ResearchProceedings report from the International Banking Conference 2013, held in conjunction with The Asian Banker Summit 2013 on ASEAN financial integration and the transaction banking industry today.
e-Payments make significant inroads in African nations
Date: Jan 10, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajGhIPSS and NIBBS seek to create a cashless, electronic payment society through the roll-out of new electronic payment initiatives.
Basel III's LCR requirements eased to facilitate recovery of global banking system
Date: Jan 09, 2013 | Author: Esther TanThe Clearing House, a US-based banking body, has noted weaknesses in Basel III’s LCR recommendation and has pushed for revisions, in view of the industry’s struggle to achieve Basel III compliance.