Review of the capital adequacy framework for registered banks

Release date
01/05/2017

Status: The Reserve Bank published a high-level issues paper on the review and is seeking views on the range of topics and specific issues it plans to consider.

Consultation period: Submissions close on 9 June 2017

1 May 2017

The Bank published an issues paper on the review. The paper outlines the topics that the Reserve Bank plans to consider as part of the review and the main issues it has identified within each topic.

The issues paper is the first consultation document. The Reserve Bank seeks views about whether or not the range of topics and issues in the issues paper is complete, and whether there are certain issues that should be prioritised. 

Submissions close on 9 June 2017.

Background

The review of the capital adequacy framework aims to identify the most appropriate capital adequacy framework for locally incorporated registered banks, taking into account experience with the current framework and international developments.