The Impact Of the Credit Crisis On Basel II CCompliance

Sraeel, Holly
August 2008
Bank Technology News;Aug2008, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the impact of credit crisis on the three pillars of Basel II in the U.S. Basel II's advocates argued that it enables bank regulators to protect the international financial system from systematic risk due to the collapse of a major bank or banks. Another concern involves the opening debate over uniform interpretation of Basel II in which investment banks are subject to Securities and Exchange Commission oversight.


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