Our archives on FSA
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.
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.”
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.
Unregulated HFT trading a serious threat to market stability
Date: Aug 28, 2012 | Author: Levina LimHFT trading continues to ignite regulatory concerns, fuelled by a spate of technological glitches in trading exchanges.
Derivatives regulations may marginalise Asian banks
Date: May 21, 2012 | Author: Satyajit DasSatyajit Das, derivatives expert and the author of Extreme Money: The Masters of the Universe and the Cult of Risk, feels that CCPs may not offer a complete solution in terms of regulating OTC derivative markets.
The Asian Banker Summit 2012: Trust as a pillar of the industry
Date: May 16, 2012 | Author: Levina LimThe 2012 Asian Banker Summit in CentralWorld Bangkok witnessed leaders of financial institutions globally engaging in stimulating discussions on central issues faced in financial services today.
Trade key challenge for global financial services industry
Date: Oct 27, 2011 | Author: Peter HoflichWith trade finance a key opportunity, the industry is keeping its eye on lingering concerns, as heard in multiple conversations at Sibos 2011.
BAFT IFSA synergises global trade with regulator dialogues and standardised product definitions
Date: Oct 25, 2011 | Author: Wong Wei HanTod Burwell, senior VP of trade products at BAFT-IFSA, is confident that the trade association can empower financial institutions and traders amidst modern uncertainties of global trade finance.