Basel III: Counterparty Credit Risk (CCR)

Basel III: Counterparty Credit Risk (CCR)

Intuition Publishing Pty Ltd
Updated Sep 25, 2020

As part of Basel III requirements, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has made changes to various counterparty credit risk (CCR) measures and how they are calculated, as well as to the risk management practices and reporting. We explain the changes introduced by the BCBS in relation to CCR, discuss why the changes were needed, and outline their impact.