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31 research papers

Insurance Fraud in the US

The cost of fraud to insurance firms has been estimated at €8bn in fraudulent payouts in the EU and at $30bn for property and casualty fraud in the US. Despite the fact that an estimated 10-15% of annual premiums go towards the cost of fraud, many insurers seem resigned to accepting a certain level…

Personalized GRC

There is little doubt that risk management has begun to assume an ever greater significance in the post credit crunch world. In all the analysis of what went wrong, however, one common theme seems to be emerging: in many cases, there was a loss of individual ownership of risk management practices…

Rethinking Risk and Trading Analytics

Financial institutions have been doing a certain amount of soul searching as they reshape themselves to meet market and regulatory challenges post-Credit Crunch. The last two years' economic turbulence, which saw many financial institutions fail and others bailed out, also exposed the weaknesses in…

From Silos to Real-Time Insight

Leading Practices for Financial and Risk Measurements Using IBM's Core Technology and SAS Risk Solutions. Banking and Financial organizations throughout the world now face highly complex challenges in both extracting risk knowledge from a sea of real-time and near-time data pouring in from a wide…

Customer Relationship Risk

Presentation covering: Focus on customer relationship risk Dramatic, historic market changes - Credit Crisis - Liquidity at a premium - Bank Equity under pressure, resulting in less lending Economic Downturn What does that mean to customer profitability? Which banks and other financial institutions…

Effective ERM for Banks

Presentation covering: Defining the challenge - the unexpected - Root causes of the current crisis - Some events/actions Lessons learned - the short list. Creating positive incentives to successfully implement ERM.