Almost a Full Picture -- New Banking Regime Under Basel III

by Peter Green and Jeremy Jennings-Mares This commentary summarizes the Basel III rules. The rules are contained in two separate documents: (1) Basel III: A global regulatory framework for more resilient banks and banking systems and (2) Basel III: International framework for liquidity risk measurement...

The New Global Minimum Capital Standards Under Basel III

by Jeremy Jennings-Mares, Oliver Ireland and Anna Pinedo Excerpt: On September 12, 2010, the Group of Central Bank Governors and Heads of Supervision, the oversight body of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision ("BCBS"), issued a press release announcing a substantial strengthening...