On 30 April 2024, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (Basel Committee) published a consultation on guidelines for counterparty credit risk (CCR) management.

The draft guidelines are intended to provide a supervisory response to the significant shortcomings that have been identified in banks’ management of CCR, including the lessons learned from

On 12 December 2023, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (Basel Committee) published a consultation on targeted adjustment to its standard on interest rate risk in the banking book (IRRBB).

The IRRBB standard requires banks to calculate measures of interest rate risk for their banking book exposures. These measures are based

On 14 December 2022, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) published its assessment of the effectiveness of the FSB’s 2017 recommendations on liquidity mismatch in open-ended funds (OEFs).

The assessment, which forms part of the FSB’s work programme to enhance the resilience of non-bank financial intermediation (NBFI), includes proposals for

On 20 October 2022, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a new set of guidelines and two final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) specifying technical aspects of the revised framework capturing interest rate risks for banking book (IRRBB) positions.

The new guidelines and draft RTS complete the onboarding into EU

On 5 October 2022, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision issued a report, Buffer usability and cyclicality in the Basel framework.

The report is the Basel Committee’s second report on the impact and effectiveness of the implemented Basel reforms and provides an in-depth examination of several questions regarding buffer usability and cyclicality of the

On 29 September 2022, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (Basel Committee) published a report concerning a review of margining practices.

Background

In non-centrally cleared markets, the Basel Committee and the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) developed a framework that established minimum standards for margin requirements for non-centrally cleared derivatives

On 7 July 2022, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (Basel Committee) issued high-level considerations on proportionality that are intended to provide practical support to supervisory authorities seeking to implement proportionality into their domestic regulatory and supervisory frameworks.

The high-level considerations seek to support the decision-making process of proportionality in a broad variety of jurisdictions,

On 27 May 2022, the Basel Committee met and approved a finalised set of principles for the effective management and supervision of climate-related financial risks. The Committee also progressed work on specifying crypto-asset prudential treatment and issuing a second consultation paper. Additionally, the Committee finalised the review of the treatment of cross-border exposures within the

What’s on the regulatory horizon for financial services firms?

In the latest instalment of our Regulation Around the World series we focus on horizon scanning with members of our global financial services team exploring some of the key upcoming regulatory trends.

Our global updater focussing on horizon scanning is accompanied by further analysis in our

On 9 November 2021, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision announced that it had finalised a technical amendment to the Basel Framework which relates to the process used by the Committee to review the Global Systemically Important Bank assessment methodology. The Committee has replaced the prior three year review cycle with a process of ongoing