A colourful year

Asia Risk Awards 2006


Several things stand out from a recollection of the past year's events, including the Bank of Japan's scrapping of its zero interest rate policy, the May/June volatility spikes in the equity markets, settlement backlogs in the credit derivatives markets, hedge fund losses in the energy markets and Basel II implementation issues.

It should therefore come as no surprise that these issues take centre stage in the seventh Asia Risk Awards. The 26 awards recognise best practice, quality service an