The New Basel Capital Accord (Basel II) effects on the Swedish mortgage market: An analysis of how Basel II might affect mortgage institutes and what impact it might have on stability of the financial market
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
The 1970s crisis brought the issue of regulatory supervision of internationally active banks to the fore. The banking community needed new rules that will tighten the gap between pricing and credit risk resulting in the 1988 Basel Capital Accord (Basel I). The implementation of the current Capital Accord in Sweden started in 1990 and was fully implemented in 1992, during the financial crisis. And now they are standing in front of an implementation of the new accord (Basel II) that will be fully implemented 2007.
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IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-5586OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-5586DiVA: diva2:195454