Basel III and beyond: Stretched to the limit

Dealing with the implications of the NSFR

As the Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR) moves to the centre of the radar, there are growing concerns that it will have a disproportionately costly and disruptive impact on repurchasing agreements (repo), derivatives and trade finance. What challenges does the NSFR present, how do they interact with other incoming changes and how does your bank manage the impact on funding costs, maturity transformation and other fundamental aspects of your business model?