Interest rate risk
But industry sees less interest rate risk and inversely exposed to volatility
QIS was due to get under way last month but will now start in mid-2015
First consultation paper on banking book interest rate exposure is expected in March
This white paper looks at the heavy impact of regulation on investment managers, the mitigation of outsourcing risk, inefficiencies in corporate actions processing and the growing importance of collateral management.
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Quarter of firms would suffer negative cashflows in prolonged low interest rate scenario
Regulators could cap the maturity banks assume for large chunks of their deposit base
Current plans unsatisfactory, says industry association
Extracting interest rate sensitivity through bond-based ETFs
Negative carry versus short-term rates is deterring firms from hedging
Artificially low volatility leaves firms nervous about the future – and looking for fixed-income alternatives
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Basel Committee taskforce starts work to develop a Pillar I charge for interest rate risk in the banking book, but some bankers and former regulators say the challenges will be too great
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This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.