Some commenters have argued that higher capital requirements
may blunt this effort.
By calling Bauer's BankRater(R), toll free at 800-388-6686, consumers can learn in if their bank meets or fails to meet all federal regulatory capital requirements
The four federal banking agencies on February 17, 2000, released proposed revisions to their risk-based capital requirements
for certain obligations related to securitized transactions.
This reduction in assets is in accordance with the Savings Bank's Business Plan of reducing assets in an attempt to meet current capital requirements
The next group of firewalls I will discuss imposes capital requirements
on a bank holding company and its section 20 subsidiary.
If your bank is rated two-stars or below, it does not meet, or will not meet if present trends continue, all of the minimum federal regulatory capital requirements
, BankRater(R) will provide you with its star rating at no charge.
By this rating, BauerFinancial is signifying that ECB is safe, financially sound and operating well above our regulatory capital requirements
We believe that rather than specifying detailed capital requirements
for a select group of assets by statute, it would be preferable for the Congress to revise this legislation to support the agencies' efforts to develop appropriate capital standards for securitizing all types of loans.
Though recent measures towards reducing the regulatory capital requirements
have eased pressures for some banks to comply with local requirements, Fitch believes that current minimum capital requirements
could prove insufficient to cope with the historic volatility of the Venezuelan market; more over, higher government intervention could impose more burdens on local banks, while many shareholders may not have the capacity or incentives to support higher capital ratios in the short and medium term.
Along with other banking supervisors in the United States and abroad, the Federal Reserve has worked to incorporate such risks into regulatory minimum capital requirements
At the same time, the rating agencies have increased capital requirements
, so this has managed to offset a bit of the price-hardening.
The primary objectives of the bank's capital plan are to achieve compliance with regulatory capital requirements
through increased core earnings, diversification of interest-earning assets, collection of non- performing assets, and continued reduction in operating expenses.