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.

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Date 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

11 Dec 2014

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Revisions to the securitisation framework

11 Dec 2014

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Revisions to the securitisation framework

09 Dec 2014

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Proposed requirements on banks' disclosure of the Net Stable Funding Ratio issued by the Basel Committee

09 Dec 2014

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Net Stable Funding Ratio disclosure standards - consultative document

05 Dec 2014

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Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III regulations - European Union

05 Dec 2014

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Assessment of Basel capital regulations in the European Union concluded by the Basel Committee

05 Dec 2014

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Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III regulations - United States of America

05 Dec 2014

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Assessment of Basel capital regulations in the United States concluded by the 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