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Basel III: The final regulatory standard

– Basel III’s finalized regulatory standards will have less impact than was first assumed, but banks still need a holistic approach to capital management.
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FRTB reloaded: The need for a fundamental revamp of trading-risk infrastructure

– Investing in infrastructure isn’t glamorous. But a thoughtful rebuild will pay dividends for years to come.
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A new posture for cybersecurity in a networked world

– As the dangers mount, current approaches aren’t working. Cyberrisk management needs a root-and-branch overhaul.
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The analytics-enabled collections model

– How leading institutions are using the power of advanced analytics and machine learning to transform collections and generate... real value quickly.
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The seven pillars of (collections) wisdom

– Collections managers in some markets face rising delinquencies and leaned-out shops; in others, costs are becoming a burden. Here... are the new approaches to best-in-class operations.

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Behavioral insights and innovative treatments in collections

– Lending institutions can significantly improve collections success by applying innovative treatments based on behavioral segmentation.
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Mitigating risk in IT megaprojects

– Public-sector IT projects are highly susceptible to delays and cost overruns. Some leading-edge governments are finding ways to... avoid those pitfalls.
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Working across many cultures at Western Union

– The CEO of the global money-transfer company explains how it brings in the multicultural voice of the consumer through a broadly... diverse team of top executives.
Report

The future of risk management in the digital era

– We collaborated with the Institute of International Finance (IIF) and more than 50 institutions around the world, including banks,... regulators, and fintechs, to explore critical questions on the future of risk management. This report aims to answer these questions and shares insights to help organizations navigate a digital transformation of the risk function—now and in the long term.
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Applying stress tests beyond banking

– The technique can provide important insights to many companies operating under uncertainty.
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Bringing Basel IV into focus

– How banks can mitigate €120 billion in capital requirements and avoid an ROE haircut.
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Controlling machine-learning algorithms and their biases

– Myths aside, artificial intelligence is as prone to bias as the human kind. The good news is that the biases in algorithms can... also be diagnosed and treated.
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The neglected art of risk detection

– At the core of risk management is risk detection, an art that can be skillfully improved if banks and regulators accept new analytical... methods.
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The new frontier in anti–money laundering

– New analytical tools and surgical automation can help banks take the fight to fraudsters.
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Should assessing financial similarity be part of your corporate portfolio strategy?

– Businesses with different financial profiles can tax managers and put performance at risk. When divesting isn’t an option, here’s... how to manage the conflicts.
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Strategy at the stress-testing table for UK banks and beyond

– This spring, the Bank of England announced the Biennial Exploratory Scenario. Here’s a primer to understand key elements... of the stress test and how it can be used for strategic advantage.

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