Isda AGM: Proposed trading book rules are “nuts”, says Ramambason of BNP Paribas
Separate treatments can lead to underestimation of total risk
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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A side-effect of tough bank capital rules could be the rise of dark pools for credit trading
Bank of England to apply price shocks based on unwind periods
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Wild moves in the Swiss franc and US Treasuries blindsided VAR models
Hedging threatened by treatment of liquidity and diversification, critics claim
Regulators argue a backstop is needed to avoid too-low modelled numbers
This study employs a bivariate asymmetric generalized autoregressive conditional heteroscedasticity (GARCH) model to estimate the return, variance and covariance for three stock-based portfolios composed...
This paper proposes a formula for a market stress test of a portfolio.
Hard to gauge impact of ambitious proposals, says market risk head
Volume 8, Issue 2 (2014)
UBS op risk framework head describes struggle with defining op risk appetite
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.