Assumption that hedge fund managers outperform by investing in firms with similar corporate governance characteristics to their own is inverted. High governance funds are more successful in selecting low...
On March 22, 2013 a CFS Conference on Operational Risk (Management and Measurement) took place at the House of Finance at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. It was organized jointly by the Center...
New UK national standard will serve as a defence against charges of inadequate anti-bribery precautions
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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Operational risk managers are heavily involved in new business and change management, but play a less conspicuous role in the front office, according to an Operational Risk & Regulation survey
Open source software can empower developers, increase innovation and improve competitiveness, and its popularity is growing tremendously. Open source now represents an average of 29% of the code deployed by IT and technology innovators are using 60%–80%...
In Italy, bank governance is handicapped by the composition of the boards of directors, argues Federico Bottarelli Bernasconi
Insurer Friends Life has completed a major overhaul of the investment governance structure of its UK life businesses. Chief investment officer Mark Versey tells Michael Faulkner how this was achieved
Vickers faced fierce questioning on Independent Commission on Banking’s final report and recommendations; incentive for banks to cheat the system discussed
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.
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