Basel Committee has agreed on capital ratio: Buba’s Zeitler


The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has agreed on a proposal for capital ratios, a member of the committee on Wednesday said.

"As to the level of capital ratios, the committee has found a compromise as compared to the proposal," Franz-Christoph Zeitler, the vice president of the Bundesbank and a member of the committee, told reporters on Wednesday. A spokesperson for the central bank confirmed the quote.

Zeitler did not mention what level was agreed.

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