Basel Committee tackles fair-value rules

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has responded to the furore surrounding mark-to-market rules and published a consultative paper on fair-value practices.

The paper, "Supervisory guidance for assessing banks' financial instrument fair-value practices", outlines guidance to banks and supervisors on how best to strengthen valuation of complex financial products.

"The application of fair-value accounting to a wider range of financial instruments, together with experiences from the recen

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