Banking Regulations

In the recent years, federal agencies have stepped up regulations on banks to avoid a repeat of the 2008 subprime crisis. Are banks overly regulated, or are the regulations too complicated? Learn about the different regulations in the banking world today.


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Introduction and History of Basel. An easy-to-read article on how Basel regulations got started, and how it has changed after the sub-prime crisis. 

The Basel Journey (Part 2): Basel 2, Credit Risk. Continue on the journey of Basel, 2004 to 2008, before the Great Financial Crisis. What are the 3 pillars of Basel 2, CRAR, tier 1 and 2 capitals…?

The Basel Journey (Part 3): Basel 2, Market Risk. In Part 3 of the Basel series, you will learn about the different market risks and how to calculate capital charges in Basel 2 Guidelines. 

The Basel Journey (Part 4): Basel 2, Operational Risk. In Part 4, we discuss operational risk, which is a new risk introduced only in Basel 2 Framework.

The Basel Journey (Part 5). Basel 3, post sub-prime crisis. In this final series of the Basel Journey, learn how Basel has evolved in the after-math of the sub-prime crisis in 2008.


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