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Could SIFIs have totally the wrong effect?
Date: Mar 02, 2012David Millar, risk consultant and trainer and former COO at global risk management association, PRMIA, looks at the impact of local SIFIs in Asia and questions whether the designation is achieving what was hoped for.
Author: David Millar
Categories: Regulation, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: G-SIFI, SIFI, Lehman, G20, Tier 1 Capital, Jose Maria Roldan
Some banks in the Asia Pacific region may need to toughen up against new liquidity rules
Date: Nov 04, 2011Naoko Nemoto, managing director of financial institutions ratings at Standard & Poor’s feels that most banks in the Asia Pacific region are in better shape than their global peers for Basel III.
Author: Naoko Nemoto
Categories: Basel III, Capital & Strategic Issues, Compliance, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: Standard & Poor’s, Balance Sheet, Financial Institution Ratings, Tier 1 Capital, Liquidity