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Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is Different After Monday, March 3, 2014
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 43. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,730. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting
Diplomacy is the art of saying "Nice doggie" until you can find a rock. Well in the House of Lords I am sure they found the rock. The House of Lords EU Sub-Committee on Economic and Financial Affairs, has published its report looking at EU proposals for rescuing failing banks, describing them as inadequately funded, overly complicated and politically unrealistic. Some of the ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is Different After Monday, November 11, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 29. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
What is Basel III super-equivalent? My definition: Using Basel III as an excuse and imposing requirements beyond what is required by Basel III (like stricter interpretations, national options and discretions, and front-running). We also call it "gold plating". What Governor Daniel K. Tarullo said: "The proposed LCR we review today is "super-equivalent" to the Basel Committee's LCR standard...
Understanding Basel III, What is different after October 2013
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Series: Understanding Basel III, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
I found this approach interesting: "The Basel III rules which provide that capital ratios have to be raised. Yet, in my opinion, extra rules cannot solve all of our problems. For every new rule will lead to creative solutions to evade that rule. By making new rules, we won't make bankers less greedy, nor will we make them more ethical. Instead of overregulating every detail ...
Understanding Solvency II, What is different after September 2013
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Series: Understanding Solvency II, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / risk assessment & management
The Steering Committee of the EU-U.S. Dialogue Project will host a public event on Saturday, 14 December 2013 ahead of the NAIC Fall National Meeting in Washington, D.C. The event will be held at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. The purpose of the public event is to launch the initiatives set out in the EU-U.S. Dialogue Project.
Understanding Sarbanes-Oxley, What is different after September 2013
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Series: Understanding Sarbanes-Oxley, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,620. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board released its second progress report on its interim inspection program for auditors of brokers and dealers, covering the audit deficiencies and independence findings identified in inspections performed from March 2012 to December 2012. For this report, PCAOB inspectors reviewed 43 audit firms covering portions of 60 audits of brokers and dealers ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, September 23, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 22. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Every time I read that banks must start 'ring-fencing' their retail operations so that they will be able to fail without endangering depositors, I remember the cold war, especially the Berlin wall. Yes, I am an old man (born in 1959). Yes, I am feeling well. No, there is "no doubt as to the person's state of mind" (at the time of writing this newsletter). First, we read about the need ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, September 16, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 21. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
What is shadow banking? We have some great answers from Europe, important answers. Although shadow banking assets have decreased slightly since 2008, the global figure in 2011 was €51 trillion. "Shadow banking can be defined as a system of credit intermediation that involves entities and activities outside the regular banking system. Shadow banks are not regulated like banks, though ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, September 9, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 20. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
This is an interesting graph that illustrates the degree and significance of interconnectedness among the market participants in Luxemburg. Look at the linkages between the banking sector and investment funds at Number 4 below. The application of network analysis techniques enables linkages between different sectoral components to become visible;
CHANGE: Planned & Unplanned
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,940. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
From systems thinking to project management to technology transfer to the interaction of culture and process, this volume analyzes transformation from a broad range of perspectives, providing a breadth of awareness essential for successful management of high-quality software development.
Система универсальных знаний Результат
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: Russian. Published: April 21, 2011 by PROJECT - EDEN, Ent.. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Истоки создания нашей фирмы уходят на крупнейший автомобильный завод в Европе, который находится в городе Набережные Челны. В то время КАМАЗ - это 157000 рабочих и более 20000 молодых инженеров и учёных на 100 кв.км.
Consulting Secrets to Triple Your Income
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting
How to Start and Build a Turbo-Charged Consulting Business in Your Own Field
More Secrets of Consulting
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Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 2 · Software Testing, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A sequel or extension to The Secrets of Consulting, but the two books may be read in either order. An Amazon reviewer says: "Just buy this book and improve your life. I add Mr. Weinberg to a short list of those authors and persons in my life that have made me a better person and provided some direction to the chaos of the universe."
The Secrets of Consulting
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Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 1 · Software Testing, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
If you are a consultant, or ever use a consultant, this book is for you. The author draws on his 50+ years of consulting experience to share his secrets about the often irrational world of consulting. "This is a great book. Period! ...this advice is clearly applicable to more than just consulting; it is applicable to life in general." "The book is truly wonderful. A must have!" - Amazon reviews
Psst – wanna work for yourself?
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 60,140. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting
Self employment is also the best path to personal happiness - controlling your own destiny, setting your own goals, working at your choice of times and at your level of effort - these are the things that will truly bring happiness. Why should someone you may not even know determine if you get a paycheck next week? Why should the needs of a faceless corporation determine your happiness?