The Basel Committee on Banking Regulation suggests to constrain the use of internal model approaches by banks for calculatng credit risks. For example, banks shall be forced to apply the standardised approach only for large non-financial companies. From Deutsches Aktieninstitut's point of view the proposal discriminates against highly solvent large companies. Accordingly, this position paper urges the Basel Committee to evaluate carefully the potential negative impact on the economy.


According to the analysis of Deutsches Aktieninsitut the role of money market funds for the cash management and the financing of non--financial companies will likely decrease. This will be the consequence of the EU Commission's porposed for a regulation of money markets funds. This position paper which is co-signed by the Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI) explains in detail the concerns of non-financial companies.



Comment of Deutsches Aktieninstitut on the EU regulation of the rating market


The current position paper of Deutsches Aktieninstitut on the exit negotiations between the European Union and the United Kingdom complements the first position paper from February 2017 and covers further relevant topics, e.g. clearing, benchmark and rating. The analyses of financial and capital market legislation and concrete examples from practice illustrate which topics deserve particular attention due to their significance for business and society in connection with the Brexit ...

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