Basel Committee on Banking Supervision Publishes Consultative Document on Guidelines Concerning Weak Banks


On June 18, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) published a consultative document on supervisory guidelines for identifying and dealing with weak banks. The guidelines are intended to assist bank supervisors and include information on supervisory preconditions for dealing with weak banks; techniques to identify weak banks; preparatory work on recovery; and corrective measures.

The BCBS has requested comments on the consultative document by September 19, 2014. Document.

Topics:  Basel Committee, Basel III, EU, Financial Regulatory Reform

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