‘No worries’ on capital, but Aus banks fret over liquidity rules
Commonwealth Bank of Australia, National Australia Bank and Westpac have plenty of capital, treasury officials from each said on Wednesday. However, they admitted to concern over Basel III’s liquidity rules.
One of the bankers told a Euromoney
conferences panel: "Permanent liquidity rules come straight off the top line. The net stable funding ratio is far harder for the Australian banks than capital. Equity holders are taking a lower risk with the Australian banks so they should expect a
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