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Spotlight on BCBS 239 - It Was Never Going To Happen On Time

Progress towards full BCBS 239 compliance has been slow. The principles-based approach of BCBS 239, coupled with the current lack of compliance benchmarks means that banks are unsure of what exactly “good looks like” in their particular case, and this will differ for each bank. Further problems…

IFRS 9 Technology Solutions 2016

IFRS 9 is a high impact symbolic, operational, IT and organizational transformation event for Finance and Risk: an arranged marriage that is turning an uncomfortable courtship and good intentions into a powerful successful partnership that is greater than the sum of its parts. It is one of a few…

Preparing for MAD II

The second EU Market Abuse Directive (MAD II) is due to come into force in July 2016. In analyzing the level of preparation of financial institutions (FIs), it is clear that the majority are unprepared for the 2016 deadline. They are still in the process of performing their risk analysis, and then…