Core capital

Core capital

The capital required of a thrift institution, which must be at least 2% of assets to meet the rules of the Federal Home Loan Bank.

Core Capital

The capital that a thrift is required to maintain. According to FHLB rules, a thrift must have enough core capital to cover 2% of its assets.
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Data for June was revised down to show the core capital goods orders advancing 0.9 per cent instead of 1.5 per cent as previously reported.
Data for June was revised down to show these so-called core capital goods orders advancing 0.9 percent instead of surging 1.5 percent as previously reported.
(Correcting that Jonathan Silver worked at Tiger Management Corp before Core Capital Partners, not after.)
The analyst believes that these cable operators should see limited further stock outperformance after 25% and 16% respective run-up year-to-date that was driven by the "pickup in broadband sub growth, stable Pay TV sub losses, declining core capital intensity, and ramping free cash flow growth".
The local youth platform, however, bared the undisclosed value of capitalization will come from the recently launched $10-million Philippine Fund from Gobi Partners, a Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur-based venture capital, and homegrown Core Capital.
Derek McGrath from Core Capital said: "We look forward to restoring Clerys to its place as a landmark attraction in Dublin and we recognise and respect the history of the building over the past 165 years.
The capital position of state banks is most at risk, with the core capital ratios of 11 of India's 21 state banks below the 8% common equity Tier 1 (CET1) regulatory minimum that comes into place at financial year-end March 2019 (FYE19).
"During the year ended December 31, 2017, 15 banks were in violation of the Banking Act and CBK Prudential Guidelines as compared to 12 banks in the previous year, 2016," said CBK in its Bank Supervision Annual Report 2017."The increase in the number of banks in violation was mainly in respect to non-compliance with single borrower limit which was mainly on account of decline in core capital in some banks attributed to additional provisions for loans and advances."Governor Patrick Njoroge has been piling pressure and personal liability on those who breach prudential guidelines, raising the spectre of bankers going to jail.
The test has so far been focussing on the resilience of a bank's core capital buffer.
Danish bank Vestjysk Bank A/S (CPH: VJBA) announced on Friday that it will redeem existing loans in the form of hybrid core capital of DKK50,000,000, with a fixed interest rate of 2.635 %, and DKK100,000,000, with a variable interest rate of 2.315 % as on 31 December 2016.
A business data unification platform, Stardog, has announced that it has raised $2.3 million in seed funding round led by Core Capital and Boulder Ventures.
Consolidation will dominate commercial banks' activities in Kenya in the next three years following the government's recent move to raise their core capital.