Banca Commerciale Italiana Rolls VAR Reports To Traders

BANCA Commerciale Italiana (BCI) is revamping its market risk management practices by rolling out daily value-at-risk (VAR) reports to its global trading operation.

Officials at the Milan-based bank say BCI's risk initiative is designed to lay the foundation for a push into the European derivatives market.

Vittorio Maggiolini, head of BCI's risk control unit, says the bank hopes its new VAR capabilities will help BCI to compete with banks in Germany and the UK.

"Once interest rates converge with

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