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Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation

Each depositor insured to at least $250,000 per insured bank

Implementation of the New Basel Capital Accord in the U.S.

The Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation has approved publication of the final rules regarding Risk-Based Capital Guidelines; Implementation of New Basel Capital Accord. The final rules are being issued on an interagency basis by the federal banking and thrift regulatory agencies.

The FDIC Board memoranda and related attachments are set forth below for the rulemaking process. The attached documents were made available to the public at the Board meeting where the proposals were considered and are subject to change. The FDIC does not consider this website publication to be the official notification of its activities. The Federal Register is the official publication for rules, proposed rules, documents, and notices of Federal agencies. Documents to be published in the Federal Register are subject to revision prior to publication to facilitate reader understanding, correct transcription errors, misstatements, or omissions. The documents are available in PDF format. (PDF help or Hardcopy):