This workshop provided an overview of the newly introduced regulations in 2018/2019, as well as the major recent changes. It covered the most important regulatory updates issued by the Banque Du Liban (BDL) and the Banking Control Commission of Lebanon (BCCL) in late 2018/2019.
The workshop discussed several regulations related to IFRS 9 implementation and challenges and its impact on Capital Adequacy Ratio calculation including Regulatory Expected Credit Losses (Regulatory ECL), allocation of reserves, general provisions, and the treatment of provisions in the Regulatory Capital.
In addition to other topics like the newly introduced cap on “Loans to deposits ratio in LBP”, the latest requirements concerning “Liquidity Coverage Ratio”, “Recovery Plan” and further regulations that highlighted the banking regulation in Lebanon in the past 2 years.
The workshop provided a full explanation of these new regulations and some implementation challenges. It kept the participants aware of the latest regulations they need to be compliant with, given the ever changing local and international regulation frameworks.
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About the Speakers
This workshop featured two experienced speakers :