A new analysis by the Financial Stability Board of the global post-financial crisis regulatory framework found that the regulatory reforms did not have “material and persistent negative effects on [small and medium enterprise] financing in general,” though some of the more stringent risk-based capital requirements may have slowed the pace of financing or caused credit conditions to tighten at the banks capitalized the least before the crisis in some locales.
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In recent years, nonbanks have made major inroads into sectors like the single-family mortgage market, where they now originate more than half of loans.
The FDIC today approved a final rule allowing community banks with a leverage capital ratio of at least 9% to be considered in compliance with Basel III capital requirements and exempt from the complex Basel Calculation.
The FDIC today approved a joint final rule with the OCC and the Federal Reserve that would allow banks to adopt early the relief provisions included in the recently finalized capital simplification rule.
The American Bankers Association and 52 state associations wrote to the heads of the financial regulatory agencies yesterday urging them to allow the early adoption of relief provisions included in the recently finalized capital simplification rule.
The financial regulatory agencies today issued a joint final rule to simplify the Basel III regulatory capital calculations for all but the very largest banks.
The Basel, Switzerland-based Financial Stability Board today released for consultation an analysis of the effects of post-crisis regulation—specifically the Basel III capital and liquidity requirements—on lending to small and medium-sized enterprises.
The FDIC voted this week to approve a final interagency rule that would simplify the complex Basel III regulatory capital calculations for all but the very largest banks.
The federal banking agencies today issued a final rule implementing an ABA-advocated provision of S. 2155 that expands the pool of what counts as high-quality liquid assets under the Liquidity Coverage Ratio.
ABA today filed a comment letter on the federal banking agencies’ proposal to set a community bank leverage ratio at 9%.