These Standards are enacted pursuant to Paragraph 2 of Article 36 and Article 43 of the Banking Act as well as Article 25 of the Central Bank of the Republic of China Act.
The term "net stable funding ratio" in these Standards is calculated by dividing available stable funding by required stable funding.
The methods for calculating the net stable funding ratio and related forms will be determined by the Financial Supervisory Commission ("FSC") in consultation with the Central Bank of the Republic of China ("Central Bank").
The net stable funding ratio of banks calculated in accordance with the preceding article shall not be less than 100 percent.
In view of the financial conditions and actual needs, the FSC may adjust the ratio mentioned in the preceding paragraph after consulting the Central Bank.
Banks that receive FSC approval after the FSC has consulted the Central Bank are not subject to the requirement set out in Paragraph 1 hereof.
Banks shall calculate their net stable funding ratio on a quarterly basis and report relevant information within 2 months after the end of each fiscal year and after the end of each half of a fiscal year and within 45 days after the end of the first quarter and the third quarter of each fiscal year in accordance with the rules of the Call-Report for information on financial supervision.
Banks whose net stable funding ratio does not meet the minimum requirement set out in the preceding article shall forthwith report to the FSC and the Central Bank, including reasons and remedial actions to be taken.
If deemed necessary, the FSC and the Central Bank may ask a bank to report its net stable funding ratio and provide relevant data at any time.
Banks shall disclose their net stable funding ratio related information on the "Capital Adequacy and Risk Management" section of their own websites in accordance with the FSC regulations.
These Standards do not apply to branches of foreign banks in Taiwan, branches of Mainland commercial banks in Taiwan, and banks taken over by FSC-assigned officials, or ordered to suspend or wind up business or undergo liquidation.
These Standards shall be in force on January 1, 2018.