Is insurance assured?


I’m not sure the insurance question for operational risk is close to being answered. At first, Basel put insurance in square brackets within the advanced measurement approach (AMA), but at least it gave it a run. Then the EU upped the ante by offering insurance for all approaches -- basic indicator (BIA), standardised (STA) and AMA.

But joy was short-lived. Now it’s back to AMA in the EU, and elsewhere. Fine in principle, but there must be a danger that those BIAand STA banks which have the most

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

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