FAQs on the Pillar 3 disclosure requirements issued by the Basel Committee

12 August 2016

Press release

The Basel Committee today issued Frequently asked questions (FAQs) on the Basel framework's Pillar 3 disclosure requirements.

The Committee has received a number of questions related to the revised Pillar 3 disclosure requirements published in January 2015. To promote consistent global implementation of the requirements, the Committee has agreed to periodically review FAQs and publish answers along with any technical elaboration of the standard and interpretative guidance that may be necessary.

Specific questions regarding the FAQs may be sent to the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision by e-mail (baselcommittee@bis.org).