June 1997 (narrative), March 1998 (procedures)

Interest Rate Risk

This publication is a part of:

Collection: Comptroller’s Handbook

Series: Safety and Soundness

Category: Sensitivity to Market Risk

Overview

This booklet provides an overview of interest rate risk (comprising repricing risk, basis risk, yield curve risk, and options risk) and discusses IRR management practices.

Applicability

This booklet applies to the OCC's supervision of national banks and federal savings associations. For statutes, regulations, and guidance referenced in this booklet, consult those sources to determine applicability to federal savings associations. References to national banks in this booklet also generally apply to federal branches and agencies of foreign banking organizations. Refer to 12 USC 3102(b) and the "Federal Branches and Agencies Supervision" booklet of the Comptroller's Handbook for more information.