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Is Basel III turning four?

Is Basel III turning four?

We examine the impact of reforms to Basel III on the UAE banking sector.


Head of Financial Risk Management

KPMG in the Lower Gulf


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Is Basel III turning four?

New reforms to Basel III could have implications to banks' regulatory capital calculations

In December 2017,  the Basel Committee published a number of significant amendments in Basel III: finalizing post-crisis reforms. In this article, Steve Punch, Head of Financial Risk Management, examines the imacts of these reforms on the banking sector in the UAE.

  • How will risk-weighted assets be affected?
  • What changes will this bring to credit, market and operational risk calculations?
  • How will the standardized approach to determining credit risk capital change?

Find out what this will mean for the UAE's banks in this article.

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