Capital requirements

Capital requirements

The Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) final text was published in January 2016 by the Basel Committee (BCBS).  The aims of the...

With 23 June just around the corner and a vote deciding the future of the UK in the EU on the horizon, we at...

On 1 April 2016, the European Commission’s Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/467 relating to Solvency II – the European risk-based capital regime – was published...
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In the post-Easter week, regulators were busy shining a spotlight on remuneration practices in the industry.  We saw the EBA releasing a report looking...

Continuing on from part 1, where we discussed the European regulator’s priorities for Credit Rating Agencies (CRAs) and Trade Repositories (TRs) for 2016, we...

After a long week at Davos, there are a number of interesting conclusions from this year’s World Economic Forum.  China appears to have come...

In the past month, we’ve celebrated the holiday season and brought in the new year, but there has been no rest for the wicked...

Over the last week, regulators have been signalling that they will not be tolerating risky or illegal finance in 2016 any more than in...

The new year has not brought any better luck for China's economy. As stocks continue to slump, the People's Bank has again devalued the...

Financial regulation remains as complex as ever. Complex new niches such as shadow banking, Fintech, and Over-the-Counter Derivatives, and the increasing interconnectedness of Financial...