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Financial collateral and capital adequacy requirements


  • Ralph de Haas

    (De Nederlandsche Bank)

  • Thomas Keijser

    (University of Nijmegen)


To what extent can the use of financial collateral as a credit risk mitigant affect capital adequacy requirements? This article considers the current and future capital adequacy regimes applying to credit institutions as they relate to collateralised transactions.

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  • Ralph de Haas & Thomas Keijser, 2002. "Financial collateral and capital adequacy requirements," Finance 0209002, EconWPA.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpfi:0209002
    Note: Type of Document - PDF; prepared on PC; to print on HP; pages: 5; figures: included. Published in Bank- en Effectenbedrijf, oktober 2001, pp. 10-14

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    collateral capital requirements banks;

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    • G - Financial Economics

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