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APRA publishes frequently asked question on market risk capital requirements in response to COVID-19

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has published a frequently asked question (FAQ) providing guidance to authorised deposit-taking institutions in determining their capital requirements under APS 116 Capital Adequacy: Market Risk.
The FAQ is available on the APRA website at: Banking COVID-19 frequently asked questions.


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The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, mutuals, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, private health insurers, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA currently supervises institutions holding around $9 trillion in assets for Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.