In January 2016 the BIS published its final standards for the new capital requirements regarding market risk in the trading book.

  • The new allocation criteria for trading and banking book positions can lead to an increased trading book.
  • Additional pressure arises to book hedging positions under the IFRS Hedge Accounting standards.
  • A new standard approach for measuring Credit Spread Risk, which has the potential to become the standard for Credit Spread Risk measurement.

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