The BSP said the Monetary Board also approved enhancements to the LCR and Minimum Liquidity Ratio
(MLR) guidelines in response to feedback received as a result of the BSP's continuing dialogue with the banking industry.
He also said there is a need to reduce the Statutory Liquidity Ratio
and substituting this with the liquidity coverage ratios and net stable funding ratios set by Basel.
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will reduce statutory liquidity ratio
, the portion of funds which banks are required to park in treasury bills and other instruments, by 0.25 percent every quarter beginning January.
they will be subjected to a minimum liquidity ratio
(MLR) of 20 percent by January 1 next year.
THREE commercial banks are operating below the Minimum Regulatory Liquidity Ratio
of 30 per cent, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said.
'The smaller institutions comprising of stand-alone thrift banks, rural banks, cooperative banks and quasi-banks are subject to the Minimum Liquidity Ratio
(MLR) requirement, which better suits their simpler liquidity risk profile,' the central bank said.
Managing director, Nnamdi Okonkwo, said, 'We ensured that our regulatory ratios remained well above the required thresholds with Capital Adequacy Ratio (CAR) at 16.0 per cent and Liquidity Ratio
at 35.9 per cent.
These councils considered the 100% liquidity ratio
and 20% cash ratio as sufficient (http://www.bilgaz.net/dosyalar/OranAnalizi.pdf).
The BCT explained the positive development of retail deposits by the entry into force of a new liquidity ratio
(November 2014), which "makes it possible to overcome the deficiencies of the old ratio ...
The bank also registered a local currency liquidity ratio
of 57%, and a foreign currency of 45.5% liquidity ratio
Their net primary liquidity as a percentage of deposits registered 31.45% at end-December 2015, with the primary liquidity ratio
in foreign currency registering 37.23% while the primary liquidity ratio
in Lebanese Pounds reported 17.95% at year-end 2015.