Risk-Based Capital: Regulatory and Industry Approaches to Capital and Risk

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DIANE Publishing, 2000 - 186 pages

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Page 134 - futures commission merchant" shall mean and include individuals, associations, partnerships, corporations, and trusts engaged in soliciting or in accepting orders for the purchase or sale of any commodity for future delivery on or subject to the rules of any contract market...
Page 15 - The Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation...
Page 170 - Comments From the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Note: GAO comments supplementing those in the report text appear at the end of this appendix.
Page 10 - The right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell a specific quantity of an underlying instrument on or before a specific date in the future.
Page 26 - Act, to be so closely related to banking as to be a proper incident thereto (subject to such terms and conditions contained in such regulation or order, unless modified by the Board);".
Page 20 - broker" means any person engaged in the business of effecting transactions in securities for the account of others, but does not include a bank.
Page 9 - It consists of senior representatives of bank supervisory authorities and central banks from Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States. It usually meets at the Bank for International Settlements in Basle, Switzerland, where its permanent Secretariat is located.
Page 119 - Is an intangible asset that represents the excess of the purchase price over the fair market value of Identifiable assets acquired less liabilities assumed in acquisitions accounted for under the purchase method of accounting.
Page 15 - System, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Federal Home Loan Bank Board. The four named regulators of financial institutions are referred to herein as the "Supervisory Agencies.
Page 82 - CURVE graph showing the term structure of interest rates by plotting the yields of all bonds of the same quality with maturities ranging from the shortest to the longest available.

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