RWA

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AcronymDefinition
RWARwanda
RWAREE (Rare Earth Element) World Association
RWARisk-Weighted Assets
RWARomance Writers of America
RWARear Wheel Assist (agricultural equipment)
RWARegional Water Authority
RWARotary-Wing Aircraft
RWARouting and Wavelength Assignment
RWARauch-und Wärmeabzugs-Anlagen (German: Smoke and Heat Exhaust System)
RWARight Wing Authoritarianism (psychology)
RWAResident Welfare Association (India)
RWARemote Web Access (Microsoft)
RWARoyal West Academy (Montreal, Canada)
RWARook- en Warmteafvoer (Dutch: Smoke and Heat; extraction system)
RWAReal World Application
RWAReaction Wheel Assembly
RWARedfern Waterloo Authority (Australia)
RWARelative Wind Angle
RWARichard Winn Academy (Winnsboro, SC)
RWAReimbursable Work Authorization
RWAReady Willing & Able
RWARaised without Antibiotic (poultry)
RWARotating Wave Approximation
RWARight Wing America (politics)
RWAReadiness, Willingness and Availability (funds)
RWARegenwaterleidingen (Dutch: Rain Water Pipes)
RWARebel Wrestling Alliance
RWAReturn Without Action
RWARalph Whitehead Associates, Inc. (Charlotte, North Carolina)
RWARed Wine Audio (Meriden, Connecticut)
RWARebel Weezer Alliance (official weezer [band] website; written =rwa=)
RWARoyal West of England Academy of Art (Bristol, England)
RWARoad Warrior Athletics (Chicago, IL clothing store)
RWARay Wyre Associates Ltd (UK)
RWARush\Wright Associates (landscape architects)
RWARadwaste Area
RWARelative Wavelength Accuracy (Agilent)
RWARemote Worksite Allowance
RWAReality Without Apologies (website)
RWARange Where Applicable
RWARefresh while Active
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Common equity to risk-weighted assets amounted to 11.
With individual results varying across banks, follow-up plans have been developed that include ameasures aimed at maintaining existing capital buffers for some banks or increasing capital buffers and decreasing risk-weighted assets for othersa, Radev added.
The implementation of these measures will result in an aggregate gross risk-weighted asset reduction in the selected markets of approximately EUR 16 billion by end-2017 (RWA as at 31.
When cocos with a low CET1 trigger, such as 5 percent of risk-weighted assets, are activated, the issuing bank is likely to be close to the point of non-viability where the relevant national authority would be called upon to resolve the institution.
For instance, we have prescribed minimum regulatory capital for banks at 12 per cent of risk-weighted assets, much higher than that prescribed by the Basel norms.
A closely watched indicator that points to a bank's ability to absorb risks, CAR is the proportion of a bank's capital to its risk-weighted assets.
Risk-weighted assets are constructed by assigning different weights to assets with different levels of risk and summing the totals.
In line with Basel III, the American reform requires US banks active internationally to hold core tier one capital (the highest quality) equivalent to 7% of their risk-weighted assets.
The offload will trim risk-weighted assets by EUR2bn, it noted.
Besides, the transaction will free up capital of some EUR 400 million, primarily by reducing risk-weighted assets by EUR 4.
The bank saw its total risk-weighted assets fall to EUR 119.
The minimum capital requirement reflected a percentage of risk-weighted assets of the bank.