Leverage Ratio

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Background To and Adoption of Net Capital Rule - Rule Applies To Broker-dealers, Not Their Parent Holding Companies
... bank holding companies managed their leverage and overall financial condition to achieve at least the "A" credit rating considered necessary for such activities ... CSE Holding Company stressed the importance of a "net leverage" measure that excluded collateralized customer financing arrangements and other "low risk" assets in determining "net assets." This net leverage ratio ...
Capital Requirement
... The capital ratio is the percentage of a bank's capital to its risk-weighted assets ... Weights are defined by risk-sensitivity ratios whose calculation is dictated under the relevant Accord ... Basel II requires that the total capital ratio must be no lower than 8% ...

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