250 words each
Discuss the two main reasons liquidity risk may develop and the advantages and disadvantages of the two main ways a depository institution may attempt to offset its effects.
Explain the factors influenced the off-balance-sheet activities growth prior to the 2008/9 financial crisis and their decrease afterwards. Discuss also the reasons that although off-balance-sheet activities expose a financial institution to several forms of risks, they may lessen them as well.
Define the differences between CET1, Tier I, and Tier II capital as being used by Basel III and discuss its major features in relation to capital requirements.