• Basel 3

    Basel 3 in five rules

    Case study

    Basel 3 is the third set of recommendations about the regulation of the banking system issued by the Basel Committee…

  • Basel 2

    Basel 2 and the three pillars approach

    Case study

    Basel 2 is the second set of recommendations issued by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. Published in 2004, the…

  • Basel 1

    Basel 1 and the beginning of international financial regulation

    Case study

    The bankruptcy of Herstatt bank in Germany in 1974 prompted the G-10 nations to form the Basel Committee on Banking…