Best Practice

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The FRTB: Do not underestimate the standardised approach

1st September 2016

Company: AxiomSL
There is currently a lot of discussion in the industry about the internal model-based approach to the FRTB; however, it is important that banks do not underestimate the challenges of implementing the FRTB standardised method, particularly as it will impact all institutions including those that adopt the internal approach. Among the significant... read more

Meeting the challenges of global Trade and Transaction Reporting

15th August 2016

Company: AxiomSL
The global burden of trade and transaction reporting is set to significantly increase in coming years, with the UK alone spending £17 million on in-house reporting solutions for EMIR and MiFID and the US spending a staggering 73 million paperwork hours on Dodd-Frank. Banks need a single transaction reporting solution that addresses the manifold... read more
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Time to move beyond fixed data model technology

9th May 2016

Company: AxiomSL
The cracks in fixed data model technology are appearing, and it's no wonder firms are now recognizing the benefits of a flexible data model when confronting a torrent of operational and technical challenges. read more
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Manage Risk: Building an Effective Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Plan

21st April 2016

Company: Kyriba
This webinar, in partnership with GTNews, will provide critical insights at the CEO, CFO, CIO level and is relevant to the organization, especially treasury. Following this online session, finance leaders and treasury teams will walk away understanding the importance of business continuity and continuation planning (BCCP) to align business... read more
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WHITE PAPER: Preparing for the IFRS 9 Game-Changer

18th April 2016

Company: AxiomSL
Read how to overcome the fundamental IFRS 9 implementation challenges, including: upgrading data handling; changing internal databases; addressing the goals of CROs and CFOs; and reconciling regulatory and accounting demands. read more
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Preparing for automation in South Africa

9th March 2016

Company: AxiomSL
To maximize their return on investment, South African banks should choose a regulatory platform that can be used to support multiple requirements from a single instance. As well as massively reducing their capital and operational costs, this will ensure consistency between the data submitted to different regulators as it will all originate from the... read more
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Time to prepare strategically for the FRTB and other ‘Basel IV’ calculations

7th March 2016

Company: AxiomSL
Nicola Hortin, Head of the EMEA Regulatory Analysis Team at AxiomSL, gave an interview to the Center for Financial Professionals ahead of the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) conference it will be hosting in London in April. read more
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White paper: Making BCBS 239 operational

4th March 2016

Company: AxiomSL
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s 239 (BCBS 239) Principles for Effective Risk Data Aggregation and Risk Reporting have wide-ranging implications for global systemically important banks (G-SIBs). However, many banks appear to have overlooked the important role that the regulatory calculation and reporting platform will have to play in... read more

2014 gtnews Investment Strategy Survey

24th September 2014

The 2014 gtnews Investment Strategy Survey underwritten by State Street Global Advisors examines the investment strategies organisations are employing, as well as the impact of recent policy changes and regulations on day-to-day operations. read more

Transaction Banking Survey

24th September 2014

tnews conducted the 2014 gtnews Transaction Banking Survey of its subscribers to gauge their organisations’ level of satisfaction with their transaction service providers. Additionally, the survey assessed the number of bank relationships maintained, factors considered when selecting banking partners, banking channels and access preferences. The... read more