Press releases - Basel Committee

Date Titles
17 Apr 2002

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision supports collective action to halt terrorist funding

21 Jan 2002

New Basel Committee paper explores roles of auditors and bank supervisors

13 Dec 2001

Progress towards completion of the new Basel Capital Accord

4 Oct 2001

Guidance on customer due diligence

28 Aug 2001

Basel Committee issues paper on internal audit in banks

25 Jun 2001

Update on the New Basel Capital Accord

26 Apr 2001

Report Recommends Improved Disclosure Practices for Financial Intermediaries

22 Mar 2001

Review of Issues Relating to Highly Leveraged Institutions (HLIs)

12 Feb 2001

New draft international standard explores roles of auditors and bank supervisors

31 Jan 2001

Consultative paper on customer due diligence

16 Jan 2001

The New Basel Capital Accord

21 Sep 2000

Eleventh International Conference of Banking Supervisors

14 Sep 2000

Basel Committee issues guidance on Credit Risk Management and Disclosure

7 Sep 2000

Basel Committee issues guidance on FX settlement risk

26 Jul 2000

Basel Committee issues consultative paper on banks' internal audit and supervisors' relations with internal and external auditors

7 Apr 2000

Basel Committee review of international accounting standards

25 Jan 2000

HLI report - Anniversary Review

18 Jan 2000

A new Capital Adequacy Framework, supplementary documents

27 Jul 1999

Basel Committee issues credit risk guidance

3 Jun 1999

Consultative paper on a new capital adequacy framework

21 Apr 1999

Credit risk modelling: current practices and applications

31 Mar 1999

Year 2000 Readiness of Banks and Bank Supervisors

24 Feb 1999

Public Disclosure of Trading and Derivatives Activities

28 Jan 1999

Banks' interactions with highly leveraged institutions

8 Jan 1999

Joint Year 2000 Council identifies Year 2000 action plans for the financial market's private and public sectors

30 Nov 1998

Survey of disclosures about trading and derivatives activities

27 Oct 1998

Instruments eligible for inclusion in Tier 1 capital

22 Oct 1998

Tenth International Conference of Banking Supervisors

14 Oct 1998

The Basle Committee issues consultative paper on loan valuation, loan loss provisioning and credit risk disclosure

22 Sep 1998

The Basle Committee Issues a Framework for Internal Control Systems in Banking Organisations

22 Sep 1998

The Basle Committee Issues Guidance on Bank Transparency

22 Sep 1998

The Basle Committee releases paper on operational risk management

9 Jun 1998

Mr. McDonough appointed Chairman of the Basle Committee on Banking Supervision

20 Mar 1998

Risk Management for Electronic Banking and Electronic Money Activities

19 Jan 1998

Statement of the Basle Committee on Banking Supervision

14 Jan 1998

Millennium change in computer applications

18 Nov 1997

Statement drawing attention to the Year 2000 issue

6 Nov 1997

Survey of disclosures about trading and derivatives activities

22 Sep 1997

Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision, final version

19 Sep 1997

Modification of the Basle Capital Accord of July 1988, as amended in January 1996