European banks urge one-year delay for Basel III rules

European banks urge one-year delay for Basel III rules
The new rules, known as Basel III, are the world's regulatory response to the 2007-09 financial crisis and would force banks to triple the amount of basic capital they hold in a bid to avoid future taxpayer bailouts. The European Banking Federation …
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Sukuk become tool in Basel III capital-raising
The hybrid sukuk was the first to be publicly issued by a bank to meet the Tier 1 capital requirement in Basel III global banking standards that will be phased in around the world over the next several years – although ADIB privately placed a $ 2 …
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US banks in limbo over Basel III
US banks in limbo over Basel III. 23 November 2012 | By Christian Murray. US banks have been left in limbo about proposed new rules on capital and liquidity as regulators have offered little indication as to when banks will have to comply after pushing …
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