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Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

Reduced capital requirements for SME lending, Australasian banks lead way in housing exposure, Aussie bank shareholders can breathe easy, and as safe as houses?
2nd Dec 21, 10:42am
Reduced capital requirements for SME lending, Australasian banks lead way in housing exposure, Aussie bank shareholders can breathe easy, and as safe as houses?
Cost for the financial sector of companies delaying climate action tallied, NAB's potential mortgage discounts for borrowers reducing their reliance on fossil fuels & guidance on managing climate-related financial risks
19th Nov 21, 9:47am
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Cost for the financial sector of companies delaying climate action tallied, NAB's potential mortgage discounts for borrowers reducing their reliance on fossil fuels & guidance on managing climate-related financial risks
ASB 'monitoring developments' as its Aussie parent starts offering the options of buying, selling and holding cryptocurrencies via its app
4th Nov 21, 10:18am
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ASB 'monitoring developments' as its Aussie parent starts offering the options of buying, selling and holding cryptocurrencies via its app
RBNZ to 'look through' some price shocks in its inflation targeting as NZ moves to reduce net emissions of greenhouse gases to zero by 2050
27th Oct 21, 8:15am
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RBNZ to 'look through' some price shocks in its inflation targeting as NZ moves to reduce net emissions of greenhouse gases to zero by 2050
Central banks' global prudential regulation standard setter proposes weighty capital, and liquidity, requirements for banks' exposure to cryptocurrencies
15th Jun 21, 9:46am
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Central banks' global prudential regulation standard setter proposes weighty capital, and liquidity, requirements for banks' exposure to cryptocurrencies
The RBNZ proposes to designate ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac as systemically important banks meaning they'd have capital requirements above and beyond other banks
11th Apr 19, 1:47pm
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The RBNZ proposes to designate ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac as systemically important banks meaning they'd have capital requirements above and beyond other banks
RBNZ digs its heels in on proposals to increase bank capital, Deputy Governor says RBNZ wants to reduce extent to which banks have been allowed to operate closer to the edge than other businesses
26th Feb 19, 12:38pm
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RBNZ digs its heels in on proposals to increase bank capital, Deputy Governor says RBNZ wants to reduce extent to which banks have been allowed to operate closer to the edge than other businesses
Against the backdrop of the RBNZ's bank capital review, Gareth Vaughan details the advantageous position NZ's Aussie owned banks have over their rivals & how this may change
23rd Jan 19, 5:00am
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Against the backdrop of the RBNZ's bank capital review, Gareth Vaughan details the advantageous position NZ's Aussie owned banks have over their rivals & how this may change
Against the backdrop of the RBNZ's review of bank capital requirements, Gareth Vaughan explains how bank capital rules were liberalised for NZ's big 4 banks in 2008
22nd Jan 19, 5:00am
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Against the backdrop of the RBNZ's review of bank capital requirements, Gareth Vaughan explains how bank capital rules were liberalised for NZ's big 4 banks in 2008
Egg on Elliott's face, World Bank sees cyclical recovery, Paymark sale concludes, PSD2 underway, house sales volumes soft, the year for social payments & more 
22nd Jan 18, 9:47am
Egg on Elliott's face, World Bank sees cyclical recovery, Paymark sale concludes, PSD2 underway, house sales volumes soft, the year for social payments & more 
Internal models approach for credit risk used by the big 4 banks to survive RBNZ capital review, but increased transparency and heightened conservatism foreshadowed
21st Dec 17, 9:40am
Internal models approach for credit risk used by the big 4 banks to survive RBNZ capital review, but increased transparency and heightened conservatism foreshadowed
To the chagrin of the major banks the RBNZ is sticking to its guns on contingent debt and says even after feedback to its proposal, it still plans to ban contingent debt from qualifying as regulatory capital
20th Dec 17, 4:31pm
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To the chagrin of the major banks the RBNZ is sticking to its guns on contingent debt and says even after feedback to its proposal, it still plans to ban contingent debt from qualifying as regulatory capital
New Zealand's Australian owned banks deliver their shareholders a stellar September quarter as Kiwibank wrestles with its core banking system impairment
11th Dec 17, 2:01pm
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New Zealand's Australian owned banks deliver their shareholders a stellar September quarter as Kiwibank wrestles with its core banking system impairment
RBNZ ‘materially non-compliant’ in 13 of 29 international bank regulatory and supervision framework standards assessed by the IMF
22nd Jul 17, 6:02am
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RBNZ ‘materially non-compliant’ in 13 of 29 international bank regulatory and supervision framework standards assessed by the IMF
The IMF criticises the RBNZ's idiosyncratic light handed regulation of NZ's banks, but notes effective supervision requires political will as a catalyst and adequate resources
13th May 17, 10:28am
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The IMF criticises the RBNZ's idiosyncratic light handed regulation of NZ's banks, but notes effective supervision requires political will as a catalyst and adequate resources
RBNZ review of bank capital requirements to cover definition of capital, the measurement of risks banks face, plus minimum capital requirements and buffers
7th Mar 17, 11:10am
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RBNZ review of bank capital requirements to cover definition of capital, the measurement of risks banks face, plus minimum capital requirements and buffers
IMF's review of NZ's financial system & regulatory frameworks 'to deliver the expected result of not ticking a lot of the boxes,' RBNZ's Grant Spencer says
2nd Dec 16, 10:19am
IMF's review of NZ's financial system & regulatory frameworks 'to deliver the expected result of not ticking a lot of the boxes,' RBNZ's Grant Spencer says
Grant Spencer says the RBNZ doesn't want to see simple sectors 'over engineered' as it pushes ahead with bank capital review
1st Dec 16, 12:52pm
Grant Spencer says the RBNZ doesn't want to see simple sectors 'over engineered' as it pushes ahead with bank capital review
Brad Carr looks at what the Basel banking regulations have meant for global risk
2nd Jun 16, 4:44pm
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Brad Carr looks at what the Basel banking regulations have meant for global risk
S&P's quarterly sector outlook finds that property is still a 'key risk factor' for the banks in Australia and New Zealand
20th Apr 16, 4:23pm
S&P's quarterly sector outlook finds that property is still a 'key risk factor' for the banks in Australia and New Zealand
S&P ponders the impact of reduced Australian govt support for, and higher capital levels at, Australasia's big 4 banks
1st Mar 16, 2:29pm
S&P ponders the impact of reduced Australian govt support for, and higher capital levels at, Australasia's big 4 banks
Martien Lubberink separates the men from the boys when it comes to learning from a financial crisis
26th Feb 16, 10:00am
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Martien Lubberink separates the men from the boys when it comes to learning from a financial crisis
Basel Committee outlines proposed changes to the credit risk approach used by most NZ's banks
11th Dec 15, 5:06pm
Basel Committee outlines proposed changes to the credit risk approach used by most NZ's banks
RBNZ puts the blowtorch on big 4 banks' capital models, doesn't expect to find major differences; Bank liquidity requirements under review
12th Nov 15, 4:02pm
RBNZ puts the blowtorch on big 4 banks' capital models, doesn't expect to find major differences; Bank liquidity requirements under review
Financial Stability Report likely to bring news on RBNZ's review of bank capital requirements plus much, much more
6th Nov 15, 11:24am
Financial Stability Report likely to bring news on RBNZ's review of bank capital requirements plus much, much more