The Basel Accords address how much capital banks need to put aside to guard against financial and operational risks. Through thought leadership, key messages and summaries, our Basel updates keep you informed of the latest developments and how the regulations impact various aspects of the financial industry.
This PwC commentary summarises the key changes to the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision's finalised standard on the Liquidity Coverage Ratio and provides an initial assessment of the impact of these changes.
Can bail-in capital bail out the banking industry? From 1 January 2013 the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision requires that all non-core equity capital instruments have a bail-in feature. Regulators and banks now have just one year to make this complex regulation workable.
This book outlines actions banks should be taking in response to Basel III, and examines the related reforms and parallel developments in accounting rules, taxation, strategy, supervision and the economy.