Stress testing with fully flexible causal inputs
The use of stress testing for risk monitoring has increased considerably over the last decade. Stress testing - a simulation technique used to assess the strength of a portfolio or a financial institution...
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Big Four firm names new head of regulatory practice and two directors
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Sovereign risk poses greatest threat to Euro insurers
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Owner of Natixis overstated derivatives exposure to France by €3.4 billion after mixing up notional and mark-to-market numbers
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The risks of political uncertainty
More US banks expected to employ AMA, while new stress-testing proposals increase interest in operational risk quantification among smaller banks
A risk too far?
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.