Asia Risk - VOLUME 15/ISSUE 7

Confusion reigns over the US Dodd-Frank Act

Section 716 of the Dodd-Frank Act will force swap dealers to hive off certain derivatives businesses into separate affiliates. But the legislation is fiendishly complicated, riddled with oversights and requires daring interpretative leaps, which has left…

Eyes turn to Mongolia for commodities rush

Following a $3 billion investment agreement made for a copper-gold mine last year, and the recent tender for $10 billion of infrastructure investment, Mongolia seems to be the new land of opportunity, but there are risks. Alex Davis reports

Chris Page, ANZ: the risk goalkeeper

Chris Page, group head of risk management at ANZ, sees his role as ‘guardian of the balance sheet’ as first and foremost, but is also aware that sometimes he needs to stand his ground on risk issues, as he might be the last man standing between the bank…

Dealers ready their resources for Asia commodities push

The bounce in the commodities sector following the financial crisis put a number of dealers on alert about money-making opportunities in Asia. Many leading dealers are amassing their resources in the region, particularly in the physical arena. But do…

Risk Japan 2010: Stressing the risks

Speakers and delegates attending Risk Japan 2010 in June addressed some of the problems and challenges associated with forthcoming regulation as well as debating the latest advances in risk management practices, with significant emphasis placed on stress…

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here