Thursday May 30, 2013

New Basel III Directives Make Sure You Are Not Kicking the Can Down The Road

basel IIIRisk Managers and Risk Architects were enjoying a slow beginning of the year when the Basel Committee decided to release a new directive of risk data aggregation and risk reporting. Join John in this first of a four part series on the new age of risk management and data excellence as he walks us through the new directive, which sets the scene for additional requirements, and also creates the opportunity to address the shortcomings that exist in the areas of risk data.

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Wednesday May 22, 2013

Bank Payment Obligation: The New Global Standard for International Trade from SWIFT & ICC

bpoThe Uniform Rules for Bank Payment Obligation (URBPO) announced jointly by the Banking Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce) (ICC) and the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) come into effect from 1st July 2013. Join Tushar as he explains the concept of Bank Payment Obligation (BPO) and its implications on international trade.
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Wednesday May 15, 2013

Are You Playing Games with Your Customers? Part 2 of the Series on Gamification in Banking

gamificationIn the continuing theme of understanding gamification in banking services, we explore the various adoption approaches by banks and take a closer look at how gamification could spur innovation in its internal processes. Join Tushar as he articulates the two-pronged gamification strategy, which banks could seek to implement.

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Wednesday May 08, 2013

CCAR Stress Testing: The Devil Lies in The Data?

stress testingThe April 2013 BIS  “Report to G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors on monitoring implementation of Basel III regulatory reform” clearly identifies the lack of consistency that exists between financial organizations in the treatment and development of their models. Join John as he shares his views on what more can be done to bring the two realities together.

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