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Samoa :, Detailed Assessment of Compliance with the Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision

Abstract
This Detailed Assessment of Compliance with the Basel Core Principles for Samoa highlights general preconditions for effective banking supervision. The Central Bank of Samoa (CBS) should consider introducing some straightforward specific capital charges for market price risk and foreign exchange risk. The CBS should require banks to have in place mechanisms for regularly valuing collateral and assessing the strength of guarantees. Several recommendations to further improve the regulatory role of the CBS in accordance with current international standards have been noted and future efforts shall focus on incorporating and developing these as appropriate
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Glossary; Basel Core Principles; Information and methodology; Institutional framework; General preconditions for effective banking supervision; Principle-by-Principle Assessment; Tables; 1. Detailed Assessment of Compliance with the Basel Core Principles; 2. Domestic Banking Sector: Summary of Compliance with the Basel Core Principles; 3. International Banking Sector: Summary of Compliance with the Basel Core Principles; Recommended action plan and authorities' response to the assessment
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (52 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9786613775290

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