The federal banking agencies have just adopted comprehensive regulatory capital rules that will implement Basel III in the U.S. In turn, it is time
Today, July 9, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ("FDIC") and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency ("OCC") took two significant
On June 26, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision ("Basel Committee") published a Consultative Document that proposes specific leverage capital
On June 12, 2012, the Federal banking agencies (the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) (the “Agencies”) formally proposed for comment, in a series of three separate but related proposals (each a “Proposal”, and collectively the “Proposals”), substantial revisions to the U.S. regulatory capital regimen for banking organizations that, if adopted, will have a significant impact on the entire U.S. banking industry.