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Banks must re-examine their risk appetites in light of global regulatory shifts
Date: Jan 08, 2013Ronald Gould, former senior advisor to FSA UK, feels that banks now face a far more complex operational environment where the costs of getting it wrong have risen dramatically.
Author: Ronald Gould
Categories: Capital & Strategic Issues, Regulation, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: Ronald Gould, G-SIFI, Dodd-Frank Act, EMIR, MiIFID II
Rise of disruptive technologies – the new sources of innovation?
Date: Jul 03, 2012Asia is a source of world-class technology innovation so what, if anything, is hindering innovation in banks across the region?
Author: Carol Wheatcroft
Categories: Innovation, Technology & Operations
Keywords: Jan Hendrick, NBD Emirates, Pravir Vohra, ICICI, TCS, Muralidharan R, Dhanlaxmi Bank, Cindy Tan, OCBC Bank
Emirates NBD growing in SEA at expense of India and Iran
Date: Dec 08, 2010Despite a 60% drop in its Q3 profits, the UAE's largest bank has converted its recently-opened representative office in Singapore to a full branch.
Author: Peter Hoflich
Categories: Capital & Strategic Issues, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: Emirates NBD, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Ahmed Humaid Al Tayer