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Markets, News, Uncategorized
September 18, 2023

South Korean banking overhaul met with scepticism

Ambitious plans to tackle South Korean banks’ vulnerability to credit risk are unlikely to work, and may even trigger a...
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Climate, News, Regulation & Supervision
September 12, 2023

ECB: Europe's banks 'failing to consider climate risk'

Most European banks are “insufficiently considering” climate-related risk in their credit assessments, according to a member of the European Central...
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Financial Stability, News
September 11, 2023

Draft Italian law raises fears over NPL market

Italy’s parliament is discussing a draft law that could impair the ability of the country’s banks to shed bad loans,...
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Digital & Resilience, News, Regulation & Supervision
September 7, 2023

'Big tech let off the hook' over social media fraud

UK banks want to share fraudulent transaction data with big tech firms – in the ongoing battle to make big...
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Governance & Reporting, News, Prudential, Regulation & Supervision
September 7, 2023

Living wills proposals met with dismay by large US banks

Plans by US regulators to impose “harmful” long-term debt obligations on large banks have come under attack from industry bodies....
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Financial Stability, Markets, News
September 6, 2023

Hong Kong undergoes 'entire market rethink'

Hong Kong is revamping financial market rulebooks, creating new investment corridors with China, and capitalising on deep offshore renminbi liquidity...
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Financial Stability, Markets, News
September 5, 2023

European banks given warning of further ‘shocks’

A double warning from the European Central Bank and the Financial Stability Board has given European banks notice that they...
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CBDCs, News
September 5, 2023

Singapore stablecoin rules to serve as ‘blueprint’ for APAC

Singapore is introducing licensing and reserve asset requirements for stablecoin issuers, under a new digital asset framework that fires the...
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News, Risk Management
September 4, 2023

Risk management think tank expands to the Americas

The European Risk Management Council is spreading its wings with the launch of its American arm in New York, creating...
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Governance, News, Regulation & Supervision
September 4, 2023

Regulatory fines fall as banks get better at compliance

Regulatory fines to global financial institutions fell sharply by 88% in the first half of the year compared with a...
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Financial Stability, News, Operational Resilience, Shadow Banking
August 31, 2023

PBoC probes China's shadow banking sector as economy wobbles

The People’s Bank of China is investigating the links between the shadow banking and real estate sectors to minimise spillover...
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