Our archives on Bank of England
Enhanced powers granted to new UK regulators marks shift in supervisory approach
Date: Jul 05, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajFinancial institutions’ chief concern should be the increasing costs and complexity in legislation as FCA, PRA and FPC pick up the interventionist baton from FSA UK.
Bank of England financial stability report finds UK banks' capital ratios may be overstated
Date: Dec 05, 2012 | Author: Mervyn KingMervyn King, Bank of England governor, feels that future credit losses may be understated, costs arising from past failures may not be fully recognised, and risk weights used to calculate banks' capital ratios may be too optimistic.
Is the Libor scandal a result of regulatory oversight?
Date: Jul 25, 2012 | Author: Tiah Wen LiAccording to the financial disclosure requirements framework, the market is responsible for the monitoring and controlling of regulators to prevent regulatory oversight such as the recent Libor scandal.
Operational risk: Do we really need continuous monitoring?
Date: Feb 17, 2012 | Author: David MillarDavid Millar, risk trainer and former COO at PRMIA, feels that technology is obscuring the implementation of risk management governance and standards.
Clearing houses as system risk managers
Date: Jun 17, 2011 | Author: Timothy ShimPaul Tucker, deputy governor for financial stability at the Bank of England, feels that orderly resolution of a failed CCP have to involve clarity around the extent to which surviving clearing members pick up the pieces.
Reflections on regulators, bankers and leadership
Date: Apr 04, 2011 | Author: Aditya PuriIn an exclusive video interview, Sir George Mathewson, former RBS Chairman and CEO, shares his experience in building up the RBS franchise and his opinion on the UK's evolving banking regulatory landscape.
Interview transcript: Sir George Mathewson, former Chairman and CEO of RBS, March 7th, 2011
Date: Mar 25, 2011 | Author: Aditya PuriIn an exclusive video interview, Sir George Mathewson, former RBS Chairman and CEO, shares his experience in building up the RBS franchise and his opinion on the UK's evolving banking regulatory landscape.