Regulators try to ease fears on capital proposals

SWITZERLAND - International banking regulators yesterday intensified efforts to meet industry concerns over the complexity of proposed new rules governing the amount of capital banks must hold.

The Basle Committee on Banking Supervision, a forum of global regulators, will conduct an additional study into the impact of the proposed Basle 2 system on individual banks and the wider banking system before releasing its next draft of the rules.

A new consultation paper will be delayed beyond the orig

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