New Zealand Stock Exchange to launch equity derivatives to meet demand for hedging instruments
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The latest mandates in the asset-servicing business
Andrew Tjaardstra meets Patrick Colle, chief executive of BNP Paribas Securities Services, who is focusing on 30 key global markets and managing more than €5 trillion of custody assets
Despite New Zealand’s domestic banking sector escaping the worst ravages of the recent financial crisis, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is not wasting any time in introducing the Basel III framework – but with a local twist
New Zealand regulators have opted to bring in the capital conservation and counter-cyclical buffers ahead of the Basel Committee schedule – but market participants are unsure if this is necessary
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