Deputy editor, Markets
Alessandro Aimone is the deputy editor of Risk's Markets desk.
He previously worked as a staff writer for Risk Quantum. Prior to joining Risk, he worked as a staff writer for FX Week.
Contact Alessandro at: +44 (0)20 7316 9125 or [email protected].
Goldman Sachs expands off-balance-sheet exposures 10% quarter-on-quarter
Tough market conditions also led to VAR breach at Goldman Sachs
US unit of TD Group endures four breaches in three months to end-September
Median CET1 ratio drops 200bp more under mid-cycle than Fed-run tests
In total, FCMs see required client margin increase 18% quarter on quarter
Bail-in instrument helps expand buffer above MDA limit to around 220bp
French bank sheds €7.1 billion of RWAs in Q3
French bank also reported a VAR breach in Q3
Charge for mark-to-market changes to derivatives increases 10%
Contingent note sale pushes additional Tier 1 capital up 22%
German lender saved €167 million through model refinements