Data-sharing consortiums depend on trust, but individual firms face a prisoner's dilemma whereby providing false information can sometimes be beneficial
Regulators recently published the findings of a study of counterparty risk data at the world’s largest banks – it makes for depressing reading, says David Rowe, and is symptomatic of deeper prob...
Hedge funds have been keen buyers of the new mortgage risk-sharing deals issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but as spreads have tightened, worries about leverage have grown. Some now argue mortga...
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
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After five years of work, a group of 19 big banks still get a failing grade from supervisors on their ability to pull together and report counterparty exposures. Is it all a question of cost? Fiona ...
Review of overlooked sector follows £22.9 million penalty for overcharging customers
UK card crime spikes amid overall decline in fraud
Impact of US taper on emerging markets more significant than domestic political troubles
In praise of cyber risk
A collapse of faith in the internet is unlikely – but a slow-burning loss of confidence is far more probable, and will mean steadily rising costs of doing business
Legal barriers blamed for slowing up pursuit of corruption
Operational risk loss data – January 2013
European proposal limits risk management tools to clearable swaps only, preventing options-based hedges
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.