Thursday Jan 31, 2013

The Future is Sooner and Stranger Than You Think

big dataHow are financial institutions dealing with the growth of big data within their businesses ? Join Ambreesh as he talks about his experiences with clients on this front and how he is working with them to merge traditional data with the new data to be able to solve problems like Fraud, Customer Analytics, Relationship Pricing, Real-time offers and Enhanced Risk Management.
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Wednesday Jan 30, 2013

Personal Financial Management – The Need for Resuscitation

pfmPFM should be a part of any banking engagement rather than an analysis tool. It should be contextual so that customers can make insight based decisions. So what can be done to resuscitate PFM? Join Salil as he takes a look at what steps banks can take to engage more effectively with their customers on this front.
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Utilising the Delay in Solvency II to your advantage

solvency IIThere is little doubt that the full implementation date for Solvency II will be put back to 2016. How can insurers manage capital and risk data and use it for both regulatory reporting and business benefits ? What is the starting point for embarking on this journey? What approach can insurers take given their current state of IT systems and processes? Join me as  I lay out some of the underlying challenges and means to address them.

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Tuesday Jan 29, 2013

Are we there yet ? Part II of a Series on Liquidity Risk

liquidity risk Basel IIIThank you for coming back to hear my round up of arguments on the regulations and standards posed on banks since the financial crisis. In Part 1 we reviewed BCBS 188, the Basel III regulation on Liquidity Risk. I have further expanded on my arguments here, as to what implications this will have on financial institutions in the future.

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Monday Jan 28, 2013

Are we there yet ? Part I of a Series on Liquidity Risk

liquidity risk Basel IIIA multi-part series on liquidity risk and the changes that financial institutions need to prepare for implementing Basel III.
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