The existence of multiple rule books may deter issuers and investors in securitisation
New rules aim to promote the market but banks still prefer the WMP route
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New framework will challenge domestic insurers, experts warn
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