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Selected Issues in the Evolving Financial Regulatory Framework (FRF)

Financial Sector Policies

This course, presented by the Monetary and Capital Markets Department, examines selected issues in the evolving financial regulatory framework and takes a critical look at the evolving framework for banks. Topics include Basel III capital requirements including the countercyclical capital buffer and buffers for systemically important banks, leverage and liquidity requirements, as well as macroprudential policies, regulation and supervision of climate-related financial risks, regulatory challenges around fintech, and ongoing international regulatory discussions. The course pays special attention to proportionality in bank regulation and supervision. It identifies the main operational issues and challenges when implementing the Basel framework and provides practical guidance. The training sessions are interactive, using case studies and group activities. Participants are invited to make presentations on selected topics that reflect their country experiences.

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    Target Audience

    Mid-level officials from central banks and regulatory agencies involved in banking regulation and/or financial stability analysis.

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    Qualifications

    Participants are expected to have a degree in economics or finance. Participants are expected to have work experience related to financial regulation and supervision.

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    Course Objectives

    Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

    • Summarize the main pieces of the prudential regulatory framework for bank.
    • Extract lessons from previous financial stability threats.
    • Identify regulatory measures to mitigate banking risks.
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    Upcoming Offering

    Start date End date Location Delivery Method Session No. Primary & (Interpretation) language Apply
    September 9, 2024 September 13, 2024 Shenzhen, China In-person Training CT 24.14 English Invitation
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