Monthly Archives: March 2012

Going… less going… much less going… gone.

It appears that there is one common issue in bank resolution, recapitalization and structuring going concern capital instruments, the lack of a standardized, consistent, audited, comparable, transparent and well defined trigger.  Market based triggers are subject to manipulation, regulatory triggers … Continue reading

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Would going concern rating become an alternative creditworthiness standard?

Given the current divergence on going concern guidance in both accounting and auditing regulations and reliance of ICAAP, or economic capital adaequacy assessment in Pillar 2, on the assumption of going concern, it appears that going concern rating could potentially … Continue reading

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