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Basel Committee published ‘Revisions to Leverage Ratio Disclosure Requirements’

December 13th 2018  The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has today, published Revisions to leverage ratio disclosure requirements.  The Basel III leverage ratio standard comprises a 3% minimum level that banks must meet at all times, a buffer for global systemically-important banks and a set of public disclosure requirements. For the purpose of disclosure […]

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SNB publish updates to Large Exposure Reporting documentation

November 29th, 2018  On 29 November 2018, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) published an update to Large Exposure reporting templates and guidance notes (LER_U and LER_K) effective 31.03.2019 and 30.06.2019 respectively. Further information can be found on the SNB LER website. Related links: Outline of AxiomSL’s Swiss Basel III Capital and Liquidity Calculations Solution  

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Swiss Federal Council Announce Amendment to Capital Adequacy Ordinance

November 21st 2018 The Swiss Federal Council announced an amendment to the Capital Adequacy Ordinance (Eigenmittelverordnung) for domestically focused systemically important banks in the area of resolution and restructuring. Further information can be found on the Swiss Federal Council media page. Related Links: Outline of AxiomSL’s Swiss Basel III Capital Calculations Overview

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BCBS Publishes Consultative Document on Leverage Ratio Treatment of Client Cleared Derivatives

October 18th 2018 The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has published a consultative document on Leverage ratio treatment of client cleared derivatives. The introduction of a leverage ratio requirement is a key element of the Basel Committee’s post-crisis Basel III reforms, and complements the risk-based requirements by providing a safeguard against unsustainable levels of […]

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FINMA Publish Revised Circulars on further Basel III Implementation

July 16 2018 The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has published revised circulars on interest rate risks, disclosure, capital requirements and capital held by banks. The circulars come into effect on 1 January 2019. Further details can be found on the FINMA website. Related links: Outline of AxiomSL’s Swiss Basel III solution

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Basel Committee Consults on Revisions to Pillar 3 Disclosure Framework

February 27, 2018 The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has issued a consultative document on the updated framework for Pillar 3 disclosure requirements. Many of the proposed disclosure requirements are related to the finalisation of the Basel III post-crisis regulatory reforms, as well as new or revised requirements for: credit risk, operational risk, the […]

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BCBS Finalise Basel III Reforms

December 7, 2017 The Basel Committee’s oversight body, the Group of Central Bank Governors and Heads of Supervision (GHOS), has endorsed the outstanding Basel III post-crisis regulatory reforms. This package of reforms completes the global reform of the regulatory framework and includes the final versions of the rule updates for the standardised approach for credit […]

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OSFI welcomes final Basel III reforms

December 7, 2017 The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) welcomes today’s announcement that the final pieces of the Basel III reforms have been endorsed by the Group of Central Bank Governors and Heads of Supervision, the committee that oversees the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. The announcement followed a meeting earlier today […]