A collection of new banking resources from around the internet:
- BASEL III Regulatory Capital Calculator – The federal banking regulators released this regulatory capital estimation tool to assist community banks evaluate the proposed BASEL III capital rules.
- SEC Disclosure Guidance for Banks – The SEC used this slide presentation in a presentation to the 2012 AICPA National Conference on Banks and Savings Institutions.
- FDIC Revised Approach to Citing Violations in Examination Reports – This Financial Institution Letter (FIL-41-2012) describes how the FDIC will permit examiners to distinguish the severity of violations identified in call reports, with a goal of allowing institutions to appropriately prioritize efforts to address issues identified during the examination.
- Case-Shiller July 2012 Home Price Indices – Case-Shiller has released its July update to the Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, showing average home prices increased by 1.6% in July versus June 2012.