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, 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
28 Aug 2014

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Foundations of the standardised approach for measuring counterparty credit risk exposures

03 Jul 2014

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Survey on securitisation markets conducted by BCBS-IOSCO Task Force

26 Jun 2014

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Revised principles for supervisory colleges published by the Basel Committee

26 Jun 2014

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Principles for effective supervisory colleges

24 Jun 2014

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Proposed revisions to Pillar 3 disclosure requirements published by the Basel Committee

24 Jun 2014

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Review of the Pillar 3 disclosure requirements - consultative document

18 Jun 2014

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Supervisory guidelines for identifying and dealing with weak banks - consultative report released by the Basel Committee

18 Jun 2014

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Supervisory guidelines for identifying and dealing with weak banks - consultative report

13 Jun 2014

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Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) - Assessment of Basel III regulations in Canada

13 Jun 2014

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Assessment of Basel III capital regulations in Canada concluded by the Basel Committee

30 Apr 2014

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Point of Sale disclosure in the insurance, banking and securities sectors - final report published by the Joint Forum

30 Apr 2014

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Point of Sale disclosure in the insurance, banking and securities sectors - final report

23 Apr 2014

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William Coen appointed as the next Secretary General of the Basel Committee

16 Apr 2014

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Frequently Asked Questions on Basel III's January 2013 Liquidity Coverage Ratio

15 Apr 2014

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Final standard for measuring and controlling large exposures published by the Basel Committee

15 Apr 2014

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Supervisory framework for measuring and controlling large exposures - final standard

10 Apr 2014

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Capital standard for bank exposures to central counterparties finalised by the Basel Committee

10 Apr 2014

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Capital requirements for bank exposures to central counterparties - final standard

07 Apr 2014

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Progress report on implementation of the Basel regulatory framework

31 Mar 2014

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Guidance on external audits of banks issued by the Basel Committee