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Gulf Banking Regulator

Gulf regulators need guidance on Basel III

Suwaidi said he was concerned by a proposal requiring banks to hold additional common equity tier-one capital to meet higher loss absorbency requirements under Basel III.

November 28, 2012 9:16
 
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UAE to require banks to hold 10 percent liquid assets

Banks in the United Arab Emirates will have to hold high-quality liquid assets equal to 10 percent of their liabilities from Jan. 1 next year, under a rule introduced by the UAE central bank as it prepares the sector to comply with Basel III global standards.

July 15, 2012 5:06