Basel III

Start Dates: TBC

Duration: 1 Day

Location: Ibec, 84-86 Lower Baggot St, Dublin 2

Full Fee: €650

Network Members Fee: €325

Early Bird Fee: €290

Programme overview


Learning outcomes

The key learning goals are:

Outline the underlying foundations for Basel III – A brief review of Basel I & II

Understand what the ultimate goals were for this regulation

Review the technical aspects and the effect on trading and bank balance sheets

See how Basel III effects Bank clients

Have a look at the future shape of banking post Basel III


Who is the course for

This course is aimed at any employees who may have some exposure to the effects of Basel III and need to get a better overview of the highlights of Basel III and the implications it has on their institution.

Individuals involved in trading, finance, compliance, legal and support roles in IT or communications will also find this course useful to give them a general overview of Basel III.



Course Objectives

The course gives an overview of Basel III and the effects it will have on Financial Service providers going forward.

Participants should gain an understanding of the new rules relative to what was covered in Basel I & II and do so in a manner which removes some of the mystique that often surrounds such new regulatory changes


Key Topics


Basel I & II Overview

Basel III Outline & Timeline

Technical aspects:

  • The Leverage Ratio Framework
  • The Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR)
  • High Quality Liquid Assets (HQLA)
  • Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR)

Monitoring tools in assessing liquidity risk of a bank:

  • Contractual maturity mismatch;
  • Concentration of funding;
  • Available unencumbered assets;
  • LCR by significant currency; and
  • Market-related monitoring tools


Bank clients – How are they affected?


Post-Basel III Banking – Where to now?




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