Risk-Weighted Assets

Risk-Weighted Assets,

Risk-Weighted Assets:

  • Risk-Weighted Assets refers to Risky assets are used to determine the minimum amount of equity that banks and other financial institutions must maintain to reduce the default risk. Capital compensation is based on risk assessment for all types of bank assets.

    • Basel III, a set of international banking regulations, sets out guidelines for risky assets.
    • Risk factors are determined based on the credit quality of certain types of bank assets.
    • Suicide loans are considered to be less risky than others because in addition to the means of payment, the risk of an asset is considered a suicide.

Literal Meanings of Risk-Weighted Assets


Meanings of Risk:
  1. Expose someone or anything of value for loss, damage or loss.

  2. Conditions involved in exposure to hazards

Sentences of Risk
  1. Ignoring the law is very dangerous

Synonyms of Risk

take a chance with, endanger, put in jeopardy, hazard, gamble with, imperil, gamble, probability, wager, possibility, put on the line, menace, likelihood, put at risk, bet, danger, venture, chance, jeopardize, prospect


Meanings of Weighted:
  1. Help by putting something heavy on it.

  2. Explain the meaning or value.

  3. Fixed disabled weight (horse)

  4. (Fabric) Treat minerals to make it thicker and heavier.

  5. The relative mass of an object, or the amount of matter in it, which, due to the gravity of a person or object, produces a downward force.

  6. A piece of metal that is known to weigh a certain amount and is used on a scale to determine the weight of an object or the amount of a substance.

  7. The ability of someone or something to influence a decision or action.

  8. The density of the fabric surface, which is used as a measure of its quality

Sentences of Weighted
  1. Half full cup of coffee with a stack of paper

  2. Speaking, reading and writing should have equal weight in the assessment.

  3. Overall 267 weight rounds for the Melbourne Cup and 279 weight rounds for the Field Cup.

  4. Weigh at least fifteen stones

  5. Shaman pours powder on a scale with a small brass weight

  6. The committee's recommendations will carry weight

  7. Make two weights of ironing cloth and use them properly.

Synonyms of Weighted

pressure, burden, substance, muscle, prestige, consequence, influence, point up, teeth, draw attention to, load, value, authority, significance, mass, importance, leverage, heaviness, force, highlight, bring attention to, sway, foreground, focus attention on, call attention to, power


Meanings of Assets:
  1. A useful or valuable thing or person.

Sentences of Assets
  1. Immediate reflexes are your main strength

Synonyms of Assets

virtue, benefit, strong suit, aid, recommendation, good point, talent, long suit, advantage, strong point, merit, resource, forte, attractive feature, selling point, help, attraction, strength, beauty, gift, blessing, bonus, value, boon