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
03 Mar 2015

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Basel III Monitoring Report

03 Mar 2015

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Basel III monitoring results published by the Basel Committee

05 Feb 2015

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Developments in credit risk management across sectors: current practices and recommendations - consultative document

05 Feb 2015

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Credit risk management across sectors - report released by the Joint Forum

02 Feb 2015

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Guidance on accounting for expected credit losses - consultative document

02 Feb 2015

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Guidance on accounting for expected credit losses issued by the Basel Committee

30 Jan 2015

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Range of practice in the regulation and supervision of institutions relevant to financial inclusion

29 Jan 2015

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The interplay of accounting and regulation and its impact on bank behaviour: Literature review

28 Jan 2015

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Revised Pillar 3 disclosure requirements

28 Jan 2015

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Revised Pillar 3 requirements issued by the Basel Committee

23 Jan 2015

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Second progress report on banks' adoption of risk data aggregation principles issued by the Basel Committee

23 Jan 2015

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Progress in adopting the principles for effective risk data aggregation and risk reporting

22 Dec 2014

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Revisions to the standardised approach for credit risk - consultative document

22 Dec 2014

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Revisions to the Standardised Approach for credit risk: Basel Committee issues consultative document

22 Dec 2014

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Capital floors: the design of a framework based on standardised approaches - consultative document

22 Dec 2014

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Basel Committee consults on capital floors

19 Dec 2014

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Fundamental review of the trading book: outstanding issues - consultative document

19 Dec 2014

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Review of the trading book: consultative document on remaining issues published by the Basel Committee

11 Dec 2014

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Criteria for identifying "simple, transparent and comparable" securitisations: consultative document issued by the Basel Committee and IOSCO

11 Dec 2014

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Criteria for identifying simple, transparent and comparable securitisations - consultative paper