Published on Thursday, July 23, 2015

The leverage ratio as a macroprudential tool

On 25 June, the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB) released a new chapter on addendum on macroprudential leverage ratios (LRs) to its 2014 Handbook on Operationalising Macroprudential Policy in the Banking Sector. It analyses the utility of embedding the LR to the macroprudential tool kit, especially as an effective complement for risk-weighted capital requirements.

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  • Report (PDF) Flash-The leverage ratio as a macroprudential tool-MA-AF-vf English July 23, 2015



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