The financial crisis has highlighted the importance of good risk management. It is now more important than ever for banks, hedge funds, insurance companies and pension funds to stay on top of industry developments and ensure they comply with fast-changing regulation on capital, credit and market risk, liquidity and derivatives use.
Our global portfolio of risk management events meet those needs, as the premier meeting place for the risk community. We pride ourselves on delivering practitioner-focused content for the rapidly evolving discipline of financial risk management. The events use a variety of formats and are widely considered to be business critical.
OpRisk Virtual Week (May 4-8)
The COVID-19 pandemic has proved one of the greatest operational risks yet, having a colossal impact on health and safety, the delivery of public events and restricting travel. As such, we have postponed the 22nd OpRisk North America congress until October 19-20. But fear not, in light of this, we will be hosting OpRisk Virtual Week, a series of in-depth and exclusive digital presentations, panels and interviews at 11am -12pm (EST) from May 4-8.More information
Curated by Risk.net and Finastra, this live audio webcast will delve into how banks in Asia can proactively and effectively approach their treasury management challenges.
From navigating the evolving regulatory landscape to embracing innovation to reduce operational costs, the digital transformation of the treasury function should be a priority to help manage risk in the current environment.
- Regulatory pains and the Libor transition under FRTB: How can the two effectively co-exist with one another?
- Achieving operational efficiency through technology: lowering your TCO using fixed cost implementation, cloud and OPEX.
- Futureproof core banking - The key to digital transformation success
11am Hong Kong Time
Hosted by Risk.net and RSA, the upcoming webinar will take you through enterprise resiliency, starting from the top and how it is communicated throughout all parts of the enterprise. With limited coordination among business continuity, crisis and risk teams especially , organizations have little visibility into immediate or emerging business and operational risks that may impact the continuity or resiliency of organization’s operations. As a result, it is difficult to demonstrate to senior management and board members that the continuity and recovery plans in place will allow the organization to withstand the impending risks and disruption.
This live webinar panel will feature the following discussion topics:
- Effective crisis management: business continuity activation by visualization, automation, centralization, and de-escalation.
- Business continuity and IT disaster recovery: mitigating increasing cyber security attacks, data breaches, and technology risks/disruptions amidst this challenging time
- Third party risk management: how to best work with your external partners to achieve peace of mind around vendor recoverability as well as resiliency.
Intense competition, market volatility, sophisticated clients, and a demanding regulatory environment continue to raise the stakes in investment risk management.
As asset managers and owners grapple with squeezed budgets and elusive sources of return, the unprecedented disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has served as a painful reminder that future gains and innovation will rely on sound risk management principles across the full set of portfolio and compliance risks.Risk leaders must enable and support new investment platforms, data and analytics capabilities, operations, and strategies and still keep the enterprise sound, secure, and compliant.
This exclusive Risk.net webinar will share insights into the emerging strategies shaping firms’ investment, compliance and technology risk decisions and how Covid-19 is causing a rethink in priorities.
The webinar will address:
• How is Covid-19 reshaping buy-side firms’ risk management strategies and solutions?
• Characteristics of investment and compliance risk management frameworks
• How are firms embracing new tech such as AI, ML, RPA and blockchain to enhance risk management?
• How are the tools and systems used for analysis changing?
Societe Generale in association with AsiaRisk present Asian Insurance Forum, an exclusive event bringing together industry leaders. In-depth presentations, panel discussions with some of the leading lights in the industry, interactive workshops, receptions and networking opportunities.More information
As uncertainty surrounding Brexit continues and the impacts of the recent market volatility are analysed, it is essential for banks and their end clients to understand their clearing options, and how they can achieve greater capital and cross margining efficiencies by transferring their OTC Interest Rate Derivatives (IRD) portfolios to a CCP based in the EU27.
On June 4th, the industry experts will share their insights on the topic and discuss key operational challenges you need to consider when preparing for a portfolio transfer. Some topics the panel will address include:
- Overview of transfer services and responsibilities of involved parties
- How has market liquidity evolved?
- What are the key operational challenges banks and their clients face with portfolio transfers
- Different methods for portfolio transfers: which one is the best for you?
- Case studies, impacts on cost and the industry outlook
Sessions include the impact of low rates and negative rate challenges, how to manage deposit beta, and how to handle the effects of the Ibor transition on IRRBB.More information
Being recognised at the Hedge Funds Review European Performance Awards 2019 is the high point of any single manager or fund of hedge fund operating in Europe. The awards are recognised as the most prestigious for the European hedge fund industry.More information
Why it is pertinent for banks to make changes and transition to new technology.More information
Join leading regulators, treasury and risk practitioners and OTC derivatives experts to discuss the outlook for Japanese derivatives, repo and securities markets; strategies in complying with new regulations, effective ways in collateral optimisation and innovative ways in managing trading costs.More information
Asia Risk誌が主催する第５回Collateral Management Japan forumが開催されます。本フォーラムは、金融、リスク管理のプロフェッショナルに、刻々と変化するOTCデリバティブ市場規制への対応、清算および決済の実践的戦略、担保管理の最適化についてのベストプラクティスをお話し合いいただく絶好の機会です。 Collateral Management Japan forumは、規制当局、財務管理の専門家、リスク管理実務者やOTCデリバティブのエキスパートが一堂に会し、本邦デリバティブ、レポおよび証券市場の展望、新たな規制に対処するための戦略、担保管理最適化のための有効な方法、トレーディングコスト軽減のための新手法などについて意見を交わします。 毎年、Collateral Management Japan forumには、金融界の第一線で活躍するプロフェッショナルが集まり、金融規制改革の影響や清算集中されないデリバティブ取引のマージン管理に関するベストプラクティスについて意見を交わします。More information
Growing geopolitical uncertainty, regulatory changes in the swaps and OTC markets, the growing trend of new energies and the constant speculation on the direction of the oil price are some of the main challenges that will be discussed at the Energy Risk Asia conference.More information
Asia Risk is delighted to present the annual Asia Risk Congress, Asia's leading risk management, derivatives and regulation event. Attended by 1,000+ delegates, the event will discuss the latest on libor transition, regulatory developments, non-financial risk, and derivatives.More information
Risk South Africa presents an indispensable combination of the latest tools, practical strategies, regulation and marker insights from more than 30 top South African and international practitioners and superb networking opportunities with around 200 senior professionals.More information