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September 19, 2017

BCBS published answers to the fourth set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) on the Basel III definition of capital. This publication updates the third set of FAQs on the definition of capital, which was published in December 2011.

The Basel Committee periodically reviews FAQs on its standards and publishes answers to these, along with a technical elaboration of the rules text and interpretative guidance, where necessary. These aim to promote consistent global implementation of Basel III, by providing clarifications and interpretative guidance on the Committee's standards.

 

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Fourth Set of FAQs

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Third Set of FAQs

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