Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ralph Chami , Thomas Cosimano , Emanuel Kopp , and Celine Rochon
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 04 August 2017
Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Balance sheets, Bank capital, Capital adequacy, Capital requirements, Moral hazard, United States, Western Hemisphere, Banking sector, Legislation
This paper compares the current regulatory capital requirements under the Dodd-Frank Act (DFA) and the 10-percent leverage ratio, as proposed by the U.S. Treasury and the U.S. House of Representatives' Financial CH...