Fintech Leaders Global Convention & Awards launches!

The global, virtual Convention takes place February 2-3, 2021. Claim your complimentary pass to gain access to presentations & panel discussions, complimentary copy of the final report and much more...
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Interview with Bank of England ahead of TPRM: Cross industry virtual event

CeFPro interviewed keynote speaker Orlando Fernandez, Bank of England and discussed best practice from heavily regulated industries, maturity of regulatory standards, leveraging resources and the role of data analytics. 
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Advanced Model Risk Virtual event launching soon 

As part of the 2021 event line up, CeFPro have introduced an Advanced Model Risk Forum set to take place March 24-25 on our virtual platform. Visit www.cefpro.com/model-risk to register your interest.

 

Is transatlantic cooperation forming in effort to take on Big Tech?

With the change in US administration comes renewed effort to tackle Big Tech and align US and European regulations and approaches. The European Commission is considering new legislation to take on Big Tech to correct failures of antitrust legislation. 

FT

 

Basel IV - Pickin‘ the IRBA Cherry out of the SA Basket

BCBS 424 – the new permanent partial use opens interesting perspectives. Basel IV represents a paradigm change. It allows institutions to apply the IRBA to parts of their exposures and continue to use the SA for the rest. At the same time, there will be stricter rules for the SA. Learn more about it.

 

Delay in vaccine is top risk to economy says ECB members

The Governor of the Central Bank of Greece says delays in rolling out of vaccines could damage economic recovery. Distributing the vaccines globally, while adhering to storage and distribution requirements is a big challenge. 

CNBC

 

Modern contract management for financial services

Finance teams know that the LIBOR transition will impact everything from pricing and financial evaluation models, to accounting and tax considerations. But the biggest impact will be seen in an organization’s contracts. Depending on the number of impacted agreements, a fair portion of revenue and payments will need to change. 

 

Société Générale to shut 600 French branches

SocGen has announced it expects to cut 600 French branches following a merger of its retail network with that of Credit du Nord. In response to changes in customer behaviour as a result of pandemic.  

FT; Financial News

 

Science + art = actionable information & better decisions
Strong science turns data into information. Strong art turns information into actionable insight. The key to progress is a flexible and scalable decision cycle. Learn how using the bespoke approach along with smart automation across your cash flow modeling, stress testing and planning can help position you for the future.

 

The House of Financial Services Committee criticizes the OCC’s cryptocurrency guidance

Maxine Waters, Chair of the House Financial Services Committee requests the OCC guidance on cryptocurrency be rescinded or monitored. The call comes amid efforts to impose more severe regulatory oversight on stable coins as a minimum, if not, all cryptocurrencies.

Coindesk

 
 
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