Insurance & Asset Management Update – January
  • Saturday, 30 January 2021

Insurance & Asset Management Update – January

Asset Management IOSCO seeks to help regulators address retail market conduct risks during stress events The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has published a report aiming to support regulators dealing with retail market conduct issues following stress events, such as the COVID-19 crisis. The report identifies several retail misconduct risks appearing in the financial […]

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Team of seasoned Subject Matter Experts joining Zanders!
  • Thursday, 28 January 2021

Team of seasoned Subject Matter Experts joining Zanders!

This year has started with an expansion of the Zanders family; we have increased our expertise globally by hiring five expert new colleagues with over 100 years combined relevant working experience. We are proud to welcome these colleagues, who will be located in the US, the UK, South Africa and The Netherlands. Please let us […]

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Publications regarding the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB)
  • Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Publications regarding the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB)

On 3 December 2020, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on how institutions are to calculate the own funds requirements for foreign-exchange (FX) and commodity risks stemming from banking book positions under the FRTB standardised (SA) and internal model approaches (IMA). The final draft RTS specify that institutions can […]

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Financial market pressure as an impediment to the usability of regulatory capital buffers
  • Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Financial market pressure as an impediment to the usability of regulatory capital buffers

Supervisory authorities adopted a comprehensive set of measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to avoid a procyclical decline in bank lending. Measures included temporary capital relief by allowing banks to use capital buffers, including Pillar 2 guidance (P2G) and adjustments to the composition of Pillar 2 requirements (P2R), recommendations to temporarily cancel dividends, and […]

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Developments in climate change risk management
  • Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Developments in climate change risk management

On 3 November 2020, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a Discussion Paper (DP) on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risk management and supervision. It provides a proposal on how ESG factors and risks could be included into business strategies, governance and risk management and in the regulatory and supervisory framework for credit institutions and […]

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Latest EBA publications following the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Latest EBA publications following the COVID-19 pandemic

On 2 December 2020, the European Banking Authority (EBA) decided to reactivate its Guidelines on legislative and non-legislative moratoria. This reactivation will ensure that loans, which had previously not benefitted from payment moratoria, can now also benefit from them. This decision was taken after closely monitoring the developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and, in particular, […]

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Top 10 articles
  • Tuesday, 5 January 2021

Top 10 articles

Please find below the most popular articles and innovative insights on our expertise topics Treasury Management and Risk Management we brought to you last year. Treasury Management Read the entire Zanders Magazine Treasury Management Yearbook Top 5 Treasury Management articles: Know your customer (KYC) burden on corporates Data analytics for treasury Sulzer client case. Streamlined […]

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