Rolfe Winkler

Lunchtime Links 12-18

December 18, 2009

(Reader note: still working on

MUST READStrict framework leaves room for maneuver (Masters/Jenkins, FT) While this subject may seem a little dry, it’s the Basel Committee in Switzerland that will lead the way when it comes to how banks measure capital and how much they need to have. I’ll offer more detailed thoughts on this later today.

Is Fed’s choice tough enough?

October 23, 2009

An insider’s insider. That’s how Patrick Parkinson, the Federal Reserve’s newly appointed head of bank supervision and regulation, has been described.