Bundesanstalt für finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (bafin)
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US state regulators warn of ‘two-tier’ system developing
Drop in ECB AAA curve will also affect German insurers’ guarantees reserves
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Group supervisors to determine whether European or local rules apply to non-European entities
Bafin liquidity expert tells conference that national concerns and industry pressure caused LCR rewrite
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future