Press releases - 2008

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8 Dec 2008

Quarterly Review, December 2008

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2 Dec 2008

External audit quality and banking supervision: new Basel Committee paper

28 Nov 2008

Assessing fair value practices: Basel Committee issues consultative paper

21 Nov 2008

Jaime Caruana appointed as BIS General Manager

20 Nov 2008

Comprehensive strategy to address the lessons of the banking crisis announced by the Basel Committee

13 Nov 2008

OTC derivatives market activity in the first half of 2008

30 Sep 2008

Zeti Akhtar Aziz appointed Chair of the BIS Asian Consultative Council

25 Sep 2008

Global bank supervisors endorse strengthened sound practice standards for liquidity risk management and supervision

1 Sep 2008

Quarterly Review, September 2008

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29 Aug 2008

Economic capital paper released today by the Basel Committee for comment

31 Jul 2008

Joint Forum final release of "Credit risk transfer" paper

22 Jul 2008

"Computing Capital for Incremental Risk in the Trading Book" and "Revisions to the Basel II market risk framework" - consultative documents issued by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

4 Jul 2008

CGFS issues reports pertinent to the financial turmoil

30 Jun 2008

BIS General Manager to be on leave from 1 July 2008

30 Jun 2008

BIS Annual Report: The unsustainable has run its course and policymakers face the difficult task of damage control

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20 Jun 2008

BIS General Manager to step down

17 Jun 2008

Principles for Sound Liquidity Risk Management and Supervision

9 Jun 2008

Quarterly Review, June 2008

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4 Jun 2008

Central bankers call for action to tackle potential contagion in the global financial infrastructure

22 May 2008

OTC derivatives market activity in the second half of 2007

13 May 2008

Central bankers call for more action to reduce foreign exchange settlement risk (publication of final report)

5 May 2008

BIS establishes Consultative Council for the Americas

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30 Apr 2008

Joint Forum release of "Customer suitability" paper

25 Apr 2008

Joint Forum release of "Risk concentrations" paper

16 Apr 2008

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision announces steps to strengthen the resilience of the banking system

12 Apr 2008

Financial Stability Forum Recommends Actions to Enhance Market and Institutional Resilience

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1 Apr 2008

Joint Forum release of "Credit risk transfer" paper

29 Mar 2008

Financial Stability Forum meets in Rome

10 Mar 2008

BIS appoints Stephen G Cecchetti as Economic Adviser, Head of Monetary and Economic Department

3 Mar 2008

Quarterly Review, March 2008

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21 Feb 2008

Liquidity risk: management and supervisory challenges

9 Feb 2008

Financial Stability Forum sets out policy directions for strengthening the resilience of the financial system

22 Jan 2008

Financial Stability Forum Chairman welcomes hedge fund manager initiative on best practice standards