Press releases - Basel Committee

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24 May 2004

Joint Forum releases report on financial disclosure

11 May 2004

Consensus achieved on Basel II proposals

15 Jan 2004

Continued progress toward Basel II

27 Oct 2003

Basel Committee issues consultative document on the compliance function in banks

11 Oct 2003

Basel II: Significant progress on major issues

20 Aug 2003

Basel Committee issues consultative document on consolidated KYC risk management

18 Aug 2003

High-level principles for cross-border implementation of the New Basel Capital Accord

17 Jul 2003

Basel Committee welcomes revised FATF recommendations

17 Jul 2003

Final versions of two electronic banking publications

29 Apr 2003

The New Basel Capital Accord

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10 Mar 2003

Meeting of G10 central bank governors and heads of banking supervision

1 Oct 2002

Quantitative Impact Survey of New Basel Capital Accord

19 Sep 2002

Customer due diligence: a new level of commitment among bank supervisors

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19 Sep 2002

Twelfth International Conference of Banking Supervisors

28 Aug 2002

Basel Committee releases survey on internal audit in banks

10 Jul 2002

Basel Committee reaches agreement on New Capital Accord issues

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