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Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, October 28, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 27. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
I have tried hard to understand the Basel III implementation and differences in China. I confess, I am surprised by the Chinese approach. It is very good. Of course, I had some difficulties as well: "Regulatory documents are coded with "Yin Jian Fa", "Yin Jian Tong", "Yin Jian Ban Fa", and "Yin Jian Ban Tong." This is from the Regulatory Consistency Assessment Programme (RCAP) ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, October 21, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Do you use "a suite of models" as part of your stress-testing framework? "It is reasonable to assume that any single model will almost certainly be wrong." The Bank of England says so. They will do the same: "The Bank expects to use a suite of models to do this, rather than rely on a single model. Why a suite of models? There are a number of benefits in using a suite of models as part ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, October 14, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 25. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Just when I thought I'd heard everything! "On the train to Hogwarts, Harry Potter and his friends often snack on Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans. Every mouthful is a surprise. Sometimes the beans are delicious: chocolate, marmalade, toffee. Other flavors are disgusting: tripe, rotten egg, sardine, grass. Prepaid cards are like that.
Payday Loans and Cash Advance: Pros and Cons - Mistakes and Traps to Avoid
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You set the price! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Meir Liraz. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
A payday loan or a cash advance loan is a loan for a short time. This book will reveal to you everything you need to know before applying for a payday loan or cash advance. This is must-know must-do information; ignore it at your own perils. Once you read this book you'll know exactly how to locate the most cost effective payday loan and how to get a quick approval.
Where Does Money Come From? A Guide to the UK Monetary and Banking System
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
where does money come from? reveals how the bulk of today’s money supply is created and allocated by commercial banks in their role as providers of credit. The fact that private banks can create money is understood by central banks, but little known by the public. The authors argue that this system is inherently unstable and this second edition includes sections on Libor and quantitative easing.
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, October 7, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 24. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,920. Language: English. Published: October 3, 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 Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, September 30, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 23. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,460. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
According to the supply and demand concept, in a competitive market, the price for a particular service will vary until it settles at a point where the quantity demanded will equal the quantity supplied, resulting in an economic equilibrium for price and quantity. Well, which is the "economic equilibrium" in Basel III jobs? You may look at the graphs:
Understanding Basel III, What is different after September 2013
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Series: Understanding Basel III, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,500. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
According to the supply and demand concept, in a competitive market, the price for a particular service will vary until it settles at a point where the quantity demanded will equal the quantity supplied, resulting in an economic equilibrium for price and quantity. Well, which is the "economic equilibrium" in Basel III jobs? You may look at the graphs ...
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 ...
In Defence of the City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Written by six of the leading financial theorists in Britain, this book puts forward a powerful case for the freedom of the City of London and the financial industries that it holds. Free trade and innovation are the keys to future prosperity. The siren voices calling for government interference and regulation must be resisted.
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;
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, September 2, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 19. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
What is the USD LCR? Welcome to the Basel iii implementation in Singapore and the new national discretions. While the Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR) requirements are calculated on a consolidated basis and reported in a common currency, the Basel liquidity standard also expects banks and their supervisors to closely monitor LCR by significant currency. Singapore is a regional treasury centre ..
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, August 26, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 18. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Every time I hear the words sovereign risk and country risk, especially in the Basel ii/ Basel iii frameworks, I feel depressed. What do I mean depressed? "The shadows of nightfall seemed more somber, my mornings were less buoyant, walks in the woods became less zestful, and there was a moment during my working hours in the late afternoon when a kind of panic and anxiety overtook me..."
Essential Guide to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) - Reports and Plans, Deposit Insurance Coverage, Foreclosure Options, Overdraft Fees, Financial Information Privacy
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
This is a unique guide to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
Understanding Basel III, What is different after August 2013
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Series: Understanding Basel III, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,720. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Will you try to satisfy your microprudential or your macroprudential supervisors today? What? You want to satisfy both? It is not that easy. The moment we satisfy the microprudential supervisors, the macroprudential ones worry about the ... stability of the system! I was travelling from Australia, where I led a class to ANZ bank, to Kuala Lumpur, where ...
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, August 19, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 17. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,080. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Swiss effectiveness on the recovery and resolution of globally active banks! The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has published a great position paper. We learn about their "single point of entry" ("SPE") approach (resolution led centrally by the home supervisory and resolution authority and focused on the top-level group company). Creditors of the parent bank ...
Microfinance in India - Bridging the divide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
Microfinance has been defined as the provision of financial services to low-income population for whom traditional banking services are not accessible. Microfinance has proved as a reliable vehicle in alleviating poverty by providing credit facility especially in the rural and semi-urban areas.
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, August 12, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 16. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
More and more risk management professionals and experts work to secure the "Cyber Ecosystem" in all sectors. The financial services rely on a safe cyberspace. Cyber intrusions and attacks have increased dramatically over the last decade, exposing sensitive personal and business information, disrupting critical operations, and imposing high costs on the economy. Our daily life ...