This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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The threat of terrorist attacks in response to US and UK military intervention in Iraq has highlighted the need for financial institutions operating in the UK to have suitable business continuity ar...
Under increased scrutiny, the industry has banded together to prevent what it sees as costly and constrictive business continuity regulations.
Many offshore centres have weaknesses in the on- and off-site supervision of their banking systems, as well as "less material weaknesses" in their credit supervision and market risk, according to a ...
The UK's chief financial watchdog, the Financial Services Authority (FSA), has called on the 12,000 firms it regulates to keep business continuity as a priority.
Business continuity issues involved in the clearing and settlement process are becoming a focal point for regulators, according to a new report published by US consultancy, Tower Group.
With comments on the UK regulators' operational risk paper due by October 31, IBM's Pierre Pourquery says the proposals go above and beyond Basel II.
Wilson Ervin and I published an article in Risk last year on the danger that the Basel II proposed reforms of bank capital will lead to procyclicality, ie, pressure on banks to sell assets or raise ...
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