Keyword

Risk, Regulation & Reporting

10.12.2019 / London

Event

IT Risk: Supervisory Expectations and how to address them

The IT Risk: Supervisory Expectations and how to address them event will provide an opportunity to learn more about IT Risk in Financial Institutions and evolving supervisory expectations in the UK and Europe (PRA, FCA and ECB). This breakfast event will be held on Tuesday the 10th of December at Reply’s offices in Nova South, Victoria.

05.11.2019 - 06.11.2019 / London

Event

PRMIA ANNUAL RISK LEADER SUMMIT 2019

Avantage Reply is partnering for the second year with PRMIA for its annual Risk Leader Summit. This is an invitation-only gathering for risk practitioners of CRO/MD level seniority in a Financial Institution, with over 150 eligible risk practitioners attending.

Risk Management

White Paper

IT Risk

This Whitepaper sheds light on ECB, FCA and PRA Supervisory expectations regarding IT Risk Management and provides insights on how banks should address them.

IT Risk 0

SREP 2019

Briefing Note

SREP 2019: what can be learned regarding SREP 2018 outcomes?

This briefing note aims to present and analyse the key facts and main outcomes of the Supervisory Review and Evaluation Process 2018, as applicable in 2019.

Giorgio Pavia

Article

A Fintech Roadmap: Next Steps

Around 100 participants were present at EBA FinTech regulation and EBA roundtable meeting, during which were identified six areas for further analysis. These priority topics will leverage knowledge and expertise from participants in the EBA’s new FinTech Knowledge Hub, thus working on comparative assessment with a view to identify best practices.

11.06.2019 - 12.06.2019 / London

Event

Risk EMEA 2019

Avantage Reply takes part in the 8th Annual Risk EMEA 2019 Summit, the premier financial risk, regulation and technology summit, taking place in London on 11-12 June.

Financial Services

White Paper

Financial Services Outlook 2019

The Financial Services Outlook 2019 (FSO19) takes a look at some of the key themes of 2019, which will influence the C-Suite agenda within many European Financial Institutions. Starting from the overarching macro-economic and geo-political themes that will dominate the year, such as interest rate policy and Brexit, this publication offers a series of expert articles on key topics from the fields of Finance, Risk, Regulation and Technology.

Financial Services Outlook 2019 0

SREP

Briefing Note

EBA’S Revised SREP Guidelines

The comprehensive common EU SREP framework was established in 2014 and has been applied in practice since 2016. Following global regulatory developments, as well as the EBA's supervisory convergence assessments, specific changes were needed to reinforce the SREP framework.

01.11.2018 / Amsterdam

Event

Brexit Lunch

Avantage Reply is partnering with the Dutch Foreign Banker’s Association to discuss the impact of Brexit on Financial Services

14.11.2018 - 15.11.2018 / London

Event

PRMIA Annual Risk Leader Summit

Avantage Reply is partnering with PRMIA for its annual Risk Leader Summit, in London on 14-15 November. This is an invitation-only gathering for risk practitioners of CRO/MD level seniority in a Financial Institution, with 140+ eligible risk practitioners attending.

27.09.2018 / Luxembourg

Event

Anacredit Workshop with ECB

Avantage Reply will be hosting a Anacredit Workshop with ECB in Luxembourg. The workshop will provide an opportunity to share the experience on Anacredit implementation for institutions, take a look at functional requirements and IT architecture and learn from industry practices and solutions.

18.09.2018 / BRUSSELS

Event

ePrivacy

Avantage Reply hosts a compliance breakfast session on 18th September to discuss the new requirements of the ePrivacy regulations. The session will aim to enhance the protection of confidential electronic communications by aligning and strengthening the rules for electronic communication services with the new standards of General Data Protection Regulation.

11.09.2018 / BRUSSELS

Event

New definition of default brainstorming

Avantage Reply hosts a default breakfast event on the 11th of September their premises in Brussels. Learn about the IRB approach in submitting an application package for the new definition of default.

Banking

Article

BRIDGING THE GAP TOWARDS OPEN BANKING

Blue Reply, the Reply group company specialising in the design and implementation of solutions based on IBM Technologies, offers an operational model for open banking based on APIs and cybersecurity – aspects that place the focus on cloud-native architectural paradigms.

13.04.2018 / Data compliance

Press Article

Data Management

Five years after BCBS 239 risk data requirements were introduced, Rob Konowalchuk, Partner at Avantage Reply, investigates what’s changed and where banks are heading.

12.04.2018 / London

Event

Managing Interest Rate Risk: regulatory challenges and technology opportunities

On 12 April 2018, Avantage Reply will host an event on Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IRRBB) in London.

22.03.2018 / Paris

Event

Anacredit

On 22 March 2018, Avantage Reply is hosting an event on AnaCredit in Paris.

08.03.2018 / Paris

Event

Stress Testing Roundtable

Avantage Reply is hosting a roundtable on Stress Testing in Paris on 8 March 2018.

02.03.2018 / Brussels

Event

Stress Testing Breakfast

Avantage Reply will be hosting a Stress Testing Breakfast in Brussels on 2 March 2018. The meeting will provide an opportunity to discuss the latest developments in the field of stress testing and their implications for Risk and Financial Management.

Stress tests

Briefing Note

BCBS/EBA: Latest Publications on Supervisory and Institution Stress Tests

This briefing note focuses on the key sets of guidelines on institutions' stress testing, highlighting areas that banks should carefully evaluate to address the requirements in a timely fashion considering compliance and associated operational issues.

08.02.2018 / London

Event

Model Risk Event

On Thursday 8 February 2018, Avantage Reply will host a Model Risk Management event in our offices at 38 Grosvenor Gardens. The event provides participants an opportunity to better understand the evolving regulatory requirements and discuss the industry approaches.

IRRBB

Briefing Note

EBA: latest developments regarding technical aspects of IRRBB

On the 31 October 2017, the EBA published a consultation paper. The objective is to consult on the revisions in the first quarter of 2018, targeting practical implementation by the end of 2018. This publication focuses on the implications of these latest developments for banks, highlighting areas that should be evaluated when addressing the requirements, considering all compliance operational issues.

18.12.2017 / Risk.net

Press Article

Basel delay does not ensure global FRTB consistency

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision bowed to the inevitable on December 7, announcing a three-year postponement to the implementation of the FRTB, which had been due for January 2019. Lawmakers in the European Union had been thinking about delaying beyond that date, and the US transposition process has not even started. (Samuel Wilkes, Risk.Net)

FRTB

Best Practice

The new borders of Regtech in FRTB

Avantage Reply explains how the use of technologies such as Adjoint Algorithmic Differentiation and Machine Learning can support financial institutions both in the calculation process and in the active management of the new criteria for calculating the capital requirements envisaged for the management and mitigation of market risk, the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB).