FOCUS: The Business Impact of Basel III

September 2010
Credit Control;2010, Vol. 31 Issue 5/6, p35
Trade Publication
The article discusses the impact of the proposed Basel III regulations to businesses in an effort to strengthen global financial stability. It reveals that the new banking regulation would adopt tighter credit conditions for small and medium-sized businesses. It projects that Basel III will significantly raise the cost of trade finance which can lead companies to rely on less secure financing schemes.


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