Awards 2011: Best bank – ALM advisory: HSBC

Best bank – ALM advisory: HSBC


The philosophy behind risk management at HSBC is driven by the need to provide clients with the most appropriate solution from a risk/reward perspective across all asset classes. Simon Hotchin, London-based co-ordinator of HSBC’s newly formed pan-European strategic solutions group, says: “Given the negative duration/convexity gap between assets and liabilities prevailing at most European insurers, low and falling interest rates cause particular problems in terms of capital require