Mayer Brown

International Top 30 position: 6
International 50 position (Asia-Pacific): 8

Proposed revisions to Basel Securitisation Framework

In December 2012 the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) published a consultation paper proposing substantial changes to the methods banks use to calculate risk-based capital requirements related to securitisation exposures. The proposal’s stated objectives are to make securitisation capital requirements more prudent and risk-sensitive, to lessen reliance on external credit ratings, and to reduce “cliff effects”.

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Overview

201 Bishopsgate
London
EC2M 3UG
UK

Firmwide revenue 2011 ($m): 2,313
Total lawyers: 1,523
No. of lawyers: 234
Offices: 8
Jurisdiction: US
No. of offices: 8
No. of qualified lawyers: 309