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FSA publishes paper on purpose of regulatory capital

The FSA has published a paper examining the purpose of regulatory capital and the impact of its requirements on firms.


The paper written by FSA Central Policy Division&#39s Jeremy Richardson and Complex Groups Division&#39s Michael Stephenson discusses how financial firms could be placed in categories by their capital requirements.


“Some Aspects of Regulatory Capital” discusses how the FSA assesses risk profiles and looks at proposed rule alterations and the solvency margin for insurers within the EU.

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