Paul Hopkin moves to Institute of Risk Management
Hard to gauge impact of ambitious proposals, says market risk head
Jørgensen leaves Nordea for compliance and AML role at Danske Bank
We recognise the best performance in a year when data was king
Business continuity overhaul lets Nordea stand out
The shortlist has been announced for the Custody Risk European Awards 2013
Anders Meinert Jørgensen, head of group operational risk at Nordea, talks AML awareness and pace of framework change at the bank
Another institution rejects AMA because of lack of clarity in requirements
The shortlist has been announced for the Custody Risk European Awards 2012
Hitting the buffers
A weighty issue
European banks saw their RWAs leap at the turn of the year, as new trading book rules collided with the EBA's call to achieve a 9% capital minimum
Tough equity markets are driving increased demand for credit exposure and cross-asset baskets in the Nordic region, where a stronger risk appetite is in evidence
Regional Sub-Custodian of the Year, Nordic region: Nordea
Turnover in Sweden hits new highs
Nordic banks want to use the Basel framework’s advanced approach to credit risk capital, but local regulators are insistent that data – rather than judgement – has to be the basis for the calculations. Banks don’t have enough instances of default...
Nordea tops this year's Nordic Risk derivatives rankings
Nordea Bank in Finland is offering a structured product with exposure to a relatively unusual underlying. The capital-protected, potential growth product is linked to a basket of 10 Chinese companies
Scandinavian banks are set to become huge owners of Baltic real estate. A large proportion of home loans in the region come from Nordic lenders and repossessions are rising. Some banks are already making preparations to take over and service large numbers...
Chief risk officers have given muted support to the recent stress-testing exercise by Swedish regulator Finansinspektionen to assess whether the country's largest banks have enough capital to survive future stresses.