iOS app Android app

Capital Surcharge

Big Bank Surcharge Not 'Anti-American,' Top European Regulator Says

Posted 11.19.2011 | Business

FRANKFURT, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A proposed capital surcharge for big banks is not anti-American and will help reduce the risk of big bank failures, a t...

Global Regulators Agree To Impose Extra Capital Charge On Biggest Banks

Posted 08.25.2011 | Business

BASEL (Huw Jones) - Global banking regulators have agreed on a proposal to slap an extra capital charge on the world's biggest banks to make them safe...

To Keep Taxpayers Off The Hook, World's Biggest Banks Face Increased Capital Requirements

Posted 08.17.2011 | Business

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Sakari Suoninen and Huw Jones) - The world's biggest banks face a capital surcharge of up to three percent in a bid to keep taxpayer...