Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision provides a forum for regular cooperation on banking supervisory matters. Its objective is to enhance understanding of key supervisory issues and improve the quality of banking supervision worldwide. 

The Committee's members come from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States. The present Chairman of the Committee is Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank. More...

Public consultation is an integral element of the Basel Committee's standard setting process. See the list of the Committee's proposals that are currently open for comment.

What's new

Date Basel Committee
14 Nov 2014

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Impact and implementation challenges of the Basel framework for emerging market, developing and small economies

12 Nov 2014

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Implementation of Basel standards

12 Nov 2014

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Reducing excessive variability in banks' regulatory capital ratios

12 Nov 2014

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Reports on measures to reduce risk-weighted asset variability and on Basel III implementation by the Basel Committee

12 Nov 2014

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Basel capital framework national discretions

12 Nov 2014

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Information on national discretions published by the Basel Committee

06 Nov 2014

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The G-SIB assessment methodology - score calculation

06 Nov 2014

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Supporting information on global systemically important banks published by the Basel Committee

31 Oct 2014

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Basel III: the net stable funding ratio

31 Oct 2014

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Net Stable Funding Ratio finalised by the Basel Committee

10 Oct 2014

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Revised corporate governance principles for banks (consultation paper) issued by the Basel Committee

10 Oct 2014

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Corporate governance principles for banks - consultative document

07 Oct 2014

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Global systemically important banks: Assessment methodology and the additional loss absorbency requirement

07 Oct 2014

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Frequently asked questions on the Basel III leverage ratio framework

06 Oct 2014

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Proposals to improve the operational risk capital framework released by the Basel Committee

06 Oct 2014

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Review of the Principles for the Sound Management of Operational Risk

06 Oct 2014

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Operational risk - Revisions to the simpler approaches - consultative document

03 Oct 2014

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Seventh progress report on adoption of the Basel regulatory framework

25 Sep 2014

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Progress on post-crisis reforms: banking supervisors and central bankers meet to discuss

11 Sep 2014

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Basel III monitoring results published by the Basel Committee