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Leverage Ratio

Release Date: 08 Dec 2017

This Policy Document sets out the Leverage Ratio (LR) framework for banking institutions.
The LRis a non-risk based capital measure intended to restrict the build-up of excessive leverage by banking institutions. The LR complements the risk-based Capital Adequacy Framework.
Banking institutions are required to comply with a minimum LR of 3% beginning 1 January 2018.
Details can be found in the following documents:

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