Tag Archive 'CME SPAN'

Silver Gunning For Gold

Silver is on the up and up, outpacing its own future and even its more shiny brethren, gold, in the vaults of the collecting must-haves. And by collecting must-haves, I mean, collect as fast, immediately, absolutely without delay, right now.

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This article explores the potential for pure market pricing of minimum banking capitalisation ratios. In particular, it reviews the track-record of existing commodities exchanges calculation methods, such as CME’s SPAN system in determining safe capital adequacy buffers. The post follows through from the recent BSCB announcement on minimum tier-one capitalisation requirements.

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