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Rating Contingent Capital Securities

Introduction FSOC released its report on contingent capital on July 18, entitled “Report to Congress on Study of a Contingent Capital Requirement for Certain Nonbank Financial Companies and Bank Holding Companies”.  The report places a particular focus on the important … Continue reading

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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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