PRA publishes new consultation on pillar 2a capital requirements and disclosure

On Wednesday 12 July the PRA published CP12/17 ‘Pillar 2A capital requirements and disclosure, that sets out proposed adjustments to the PRA’s Pillar 2A capital framework.

It is relevant to all banks, building societies and PRA-designated investment firms.

The purpose of these proposals is to bring greater clarity, consistency and transparency to the PRA’s capital setting approach. In promoting a greater level of transparency and disclosure, the PRA seeks to promote financial stability, the safety and soundness of PRA-authorised firms, and facilitate more informed and effective competition in the banking sector.

This consultation closes on Thursday 12 October 2017.