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UK Financial Policy Committee to Conduct Review Into Leverage Ratio

The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer has requested that the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee conduct a review into the role for the leverage ratio within the capital framework for UK banks.  The exchange of letters between the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Governor of the Bank of England are included below.

In his letter, Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, stated that the Financial Policy Committee will publish some high-level considerations on the role of the leverage ratio within the overall capital framework in its Financial Stability Report on November 28, 2013.…  Read More

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Final Text of CRD IV Published in Official Journal of the European Union

CRD IV, which consists of a Regulation and Directive, was published in the Official Journal of the European Union on June 27, 2013.  CRD IV implements Basel III and other prudential standards for EU credit institutions and investment firms.  Links to the final text of the CRD IV Regulation and Directive are set forth below.

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CRD IV Regulation (June 27, 2013) available here: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2013:176:0001:0337:EN:PDF

CRD IV Directive (June 27, 2013) available here: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2013:176:0338:0436:EN:PDF Read More

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