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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 Calculation of the Capital Charge for Credit Risk and the Guidelines for the Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process (ICAAP) for Licensees

Published Friday October 9th, 2015

In progressing our implementation of the Basel II and III framework in The Bahamas, the Central Bank is issuing the following draft documents :

1)Consultation Paper on the Calculation of the Capital Charge for Credit Risk 2)Consultation Paper on the Guidelines for the Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process(ICAAP) for Licensees 3) ERS Form Template

Licensees are invited to submit comments or questions seeking clarification on the proposals to the Policy Unit, Bank Supervision Department by November 9, 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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