BoE researchers flag potential flaws in CCP default funds

Central Banking | 24 Oct 2014

Paper asks whether ‘cover two’ standard for central counterparties is tough enough to prevent ‘disaster’; some distributions of risk give cause for concern

Topics: Bank of England, Central counterparty (CCP), Credit default swap, Capital


Constâncio says ECB needs new tools to tackle shadow banking risks

Central Banking | 20 Oct 2014

Topics: Vitor Constancio, ECB, Shadow banking, Single supervisory mechanism

BoE’s Bailey slams European bonus caps

Central Banking | 17 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of England, Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), banks, European Union (EU)

Top regulators seek to dispel myth of global regulatory harmonisation

Central Banking | 16 Oct 2014

Topics: Jon Cunliffe, IMF, US Treasury, Financial Stability Board (FSB)

European Banking Authority unveils framework for classifying high-quality securitisations

Central Banking | 15 Oct 2014

Topics: European Banking Authority , banks, Asset-backed securities, European Commission

FSB moves to tackle shadow-banking risks from SFTs

Central Banking | 14 Oct 2014

Topics: Financial Stability Board (FSB), Shadow banking, banks

IMF launches consultation with external advisors on Islamic finance

Central Banking | 12 Oct 2014

Topics: IMF, Islamic finance

BoE unveils draft rules for ring-fencing UK banks

Central Banking | 06 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of England, United Kingdom, John Vickers

Bank of England asks for new tools to curb mortgage lending

Central Banking | 02 Oct 2014

Topics: Bank of England, Macro-prudential regulation, Financial Policy Committee (FPC) , Mark Carney

Financial Stability Board prepares to publish FX benchmark reforms

Central Banking | 24 Sep 2014

Topics: Financial Stability Board (FSB)

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