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Recent analysis by the International Monetary Fund indicates that banks in the US need to raise capital to cover systemic liquidity risk threats
Head of prudential insurance policy also warns of potential widespread ignorance of Solvency II among analysts
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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A delay to Solvency II implementation does not mean insurance firms can put preparations on hold, says Eiopa executive director
Basel Committee is expected to consider wide range of topics, including VAR, liquidity, CVA and the line between banking and trading books - but overall capital requirements are not likely to change
Three members of family jailed for boiler-room fraud in UK
FSA's Bailey says the commitment letter process is better for firms than having the regulator "kicking over their books"
The British Bankers' Association (BBA) has called on the FSA to pursue individual cases of liquidity swap ‘malpractice’, rather than imposing new industry-wide regulations on the transactions
The recommendations of global regulators to harmonise commodity derivatives regulation have received praise from brokers for not trying to divide 'speculation' from 'hedging'
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Speakers on a panel at Risk Japan 2011 in Tokyo on August 30 debated the effects of international regulatory developments on Japanese financial institutions. Some parties believe Japan needs to team...
Frank Newman, former US Treasury deputy secretary, and Ronald Gould, ex-UK FSA senior adviser, join the consultancy's China operations
Dealers say volumes have been light as market participants try to work out scope of bans – with confusion arising on index trades and the geographic reach of the rules
UK FSA's Hedge Fund survey and Hedge Fund as Counterparty survey find systemic risk low, but it does offer limited warnings
The FSA has fined insurance brokerage Willis £6.9 million for failures in its anti-bribery and corruption systems and controls relating to payments to overseas third parties
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.