United Overseas Bank (UOB)

Risk model management in the age of Covid‑19

As many financial institutions acknowledge that risk models designed prior to the Covid‑19 crisis cannot effectively assess the current climate, it is apparent that current methodology needs an upgrade to sufficiently distinguish the effects of the…

The thirst for liquidity

Bank supervisors the world over are set to revise liquidity requirements for financial institutions in a bid to improve financial stability. But the banking community – already struggling under the weight of new regulation – is not convinced the efforts…

Highly cultured

Patricia Jalleh, head of group operational risk at United Overseas Bank Group, says that to achieve a robust op risk framework, a risk culture must be well and truly embedded within the firm. And no risk culture is perfect - it's a matter of constantly…

UOB strengthens trading desk in Singapore

Singapore’s United Overseas Bank (UOB) has made several senior trading hires, including a new head of market-making and trading. Samuel Lin joined on December 3 from local rival OCBC Bank, where he was head of financial derivatives for group treasury.

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