"“Basel IV” is the term that is being widely used in the market place to refer to a series of new measures from the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS). The aim is to enhance
the methods banks must use to calculate risk and therefore how much capital they should
set aside. Key changes are being made in relation to credit risk, operational risk, market risk, and large exposures. In this paper you will have a comprehensive overview of the new requirements and some stepping stones to help you in your first analysis. Enjoy your reading and your summer break!"