But FCA's "tone at the top" focus may hamper progress
Poor professional culture drives bankers to be more dishonest
This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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Volume 9, Issue 3, 2014
We explore a new data source of operational loss events, the Austrian Loss Data Collection, featuring more than 42 000 observations. We provide statistical characteristics per event type and business line...
Increased capital charges for equity and credit spread risk are fine
Rising costs and delays in issuing letters of credit deterring SMEs
Change to definition of unit-linked expenses would increase firms' SCR
Markup language could reduce high levels of operational risk
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.