Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria.


Basel II, Financial sector, Financial markets, Central Bank of Nigeria.


This paper examines the three pillars of Basel II which provide a broad and coherent framework for linking regulatory capital to risk, for improving internal risk measurement and management and for enhancing supervisory and market discipline at large, complex and internationally-active banks.

Author Bio

Dr. C E. Mwandikom is the Chief Executive Officer of Abuja Institute of Finance, Abuja.

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Nwandikom, C. E. (2008). Implementation of Basel II: any role for international financial institutions? CBN Economic and Financial Review, 46(4), 213-245.

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Economics Commons



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