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Fed weighs use of capital buffer to curb downturn risk

Tuesday, August 13, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Amanda Averch
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The Federal Reserve is considering using the countercyclical capital buffer to require banks to hold more loss-absorbing capital to reduce the risk of a credit crunch during an economic downturn. The Fed would use the tool on banks with more than $250 billion in assets.

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