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Basel II and III Implementation Consultation Papers

Draft documents are circulated for industry-wide consultation and public review. All comments, queries and/or concerns are welcomed and should be submitted to the noted addressees. You are however cautioned to observe the stated deadlines.

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Consultation Papers on the Areas of National Discretion and the Calculation of the Capital Charge for Operational Risk

Published Wednesday November 5th, 2014

In furthering its work on the implementation of Basel II and Basel III in The Bahamas, the Central Bank is issuing the following draft documents:

1)Consultation Paper on the Areas of National Discretion 2)Consultation Paper on the Calculation of the Capital Charge for Operational Risk

Licensees are invited to submit comments or questions seeking clarification on the proposals to the Policy Unit, Bank Supervision Department by January 5, 2015.

Comments may be submitted in writing via email, post mail or fax to the following address:- The Policy Unit Bank Supervision Department The Central Bank of The Bahamas Market Street P.O. Box N-4868 Nassau, Bahamas Telephone: 302-2615 Fax: (242) 356-3909 Email:[email protected]

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