This week, the Bank of England offered two highly readable publications, each for a different reason. The Financial Policy Committee launched a consultation on the design of a leverage ratio framework for the UK. This is a very insightful release, even though the consultation period is a tad short: The FPC consultation will close on 14… Read More BOE, the Leverage Ratio, and Capital.
… and Issue Supplementary Leverage Ratio Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. Without further comments of my own, this of course is pleasant from a prudential point of view. The FDIC announcement: “The Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) on Tuesday adopted a final rule… Read More Great! Agencies Adopt Enhanced Supplementary Leverage Ratio Final Rule