Editorial: Tough global standards for banks' capital are key

08/9/2010 | Washington Post, The

The government has taken a step forward in overhauling financial regulation, but regulators continue to work on international rules. Strong, global requirements for banks' capital are crucial to ensuring financial stability, according to this Washington Post editorial. The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision is drafting standards, but the panel faces significant challenges, including pressure to water down its proposal.

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