11 November 2019
The ABA welcomes further clarity on the capital treatment for guarantees under the Scheme. A clear understanding of the capital treatment is critical for an ADI’s mortgage product development and consequential approval under the scheme.Download PDF
The ABA seeks clarification, but welcomes APRA’s approach by requiring a credit assessment to be ‘appropriate’. The ABA welcomes greater data transparency by regulators, but has a list of recommendations for ARS 923.3.
The response incorporates initiatives on loan deferrals and lending, banking accessibility, and electronic conveyancing and electronic mortgages. These measures were designed to support consumers and businesses through this difficult time and intended to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 on bank