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Capital Alone Is An Insufficient Barometer

Monday, April 15, 2013 - 2:34 PM
From BauerFinancial:
In various attempts to avert another banking crisis down the road, national and international regulators and lawmakers are looking at several new requirements for banks. The first and foremost consideration is capital.  

Capital is a very important indicator and an integral part of Bauer’s star-rating system, but it isn’t a great predictor of future performance. It is possible to have abundant capital and still face difficulties in other areas.

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