Posts Tagged ‘ Mortgage ’

ECBC to tackle RWA floors, Realkreditrådet calls for ‘disconnect’ from Basel

Apr 15th, 2016
Jesper Berg ECBC plenary Copenhagen 2016

The European Covered Bond Council will in the coming months focus on addressing the impact of risk-weight floors for mortgages being proposed by the Basel Committee, which representatives of the Danish FSA and issuers questioned at an ECBC plenary yesterday (Thursday).

New Norwegian measures ‘ensure capital retention’

Oct 24th, 2013

New measures announced by the Norwegian Ministry of Finance for how banks calculate capital requirements for mortgage loans under the IRB approach are credit positive because they ensure retention of capital, Moody’s said on Monday.