Risk Management

26.04.2016 / London


Enterprise Security & Risk Management 2016

Sytel Reply takes part in "Enterprise Security & Risk Management 2016"​, the UK’s leading event for the discussion of Information security, cyber security and risk management across every business sector, now in its fifth edition.

Risk Management Practices

Best Practice

Avantage Reply presents on BCBS 239 Risk Data Aggregation

In January 2013, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (“BCBS”) issued a set of Principles to improve banks’ Risk Management practices, decision-making processes and resolvability (BCBS 239).
Drawing on the lessons learned with our clients in Belgium, France, Germany Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and in the UK, Avantage Reply set out pragmatic solutions to address implementation issues faced by Institutions.

Banking System Solidity

Briefing Note

Capital adequacy, cost of the risk and profitability: during a crisis, a real puzzle for Banks

Source: Avantage Reply Observatory
Following the burst of the real estate bubble on the US sub-prime lending market and following the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, the worst economic crisis since 80 years has now passed through, and in some cases overcome, different stages, both from a real and from a financial point of view. In such a context, the banking industry is still facing several and complex challenges.



Information Security role in Consumerization

Spike Reply organised, in collaboration with IBM and with the participation of Alfredo Gatti (Managing Partner at NextValue), a workshop aimed at discussing the impacts on Security generated by the introduction of new technologies and consumer models in business IT. The event was held in Milan on 14 November 2013.

26.06.2012 - 27.06.2012


Basilea 3 2012

Avantage Reply attended the annual event organised by ABIEventi focused on the themes of Basel 3 which was held in Rome from 26 to 27 June 2012.



Security Management: the new solution RSA Archer™ for threat management

Communication Valley Reply organized the event to present insights about RSA Archer™, the new suite specializing in Risk Governance and Compliance of RSA. The event was  on 16 February 2012 in Milan.



Avantage Reply roundtable at Lloyd’s

On Wednesday 11th May 2011, Avantage Reply hosted a breakfast roundtable discussions at Lloyd’s in London. The topic of the discussion was based on Op Risk and introduced the shared service tool.


News & Communication

Compliance a Growth Industry

Bankers’ bonuses may hog the headlines, but the issue of remuneration cuts across the whole of the financial services sector. "This article outlines" the current challenges for the UK compliance community. This is the second edition in which avantage has contributed to the quarterly journal.


News & Communication

avantage Speaking engagement - Developing Role of the Risk Functions under Solvency ll

avantage spoke at the Institute of Risk Management’s Solvency II Special Interest Group in London on 1 April. The focus was on four main topics: governance, risk culture, the professionalisation of risk and the role of the CRO.

Best Practice

Process and Systems Transformation in the Financial Services sector

The financial services sector is emerging from the most significant economic crisis in recent history. In a changed environment financial institutions are starting to take stock of the new challenges and opportunities and are looking beyond survival towards targeted and strategic growth. Greymatters Reply has been able to develop a robust approach to demonstrate the benefits of change whilst also being able to document and assess the potential risks.


Financial News

Reply S.p.A. acquires avantage (UK), a Risk and Finance Consultancy operating within the field of Financial Services

Reply S.p.A. - listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange [REY IM] - has consolidated its presence in Europe with the acquisition of 51% of the shares and 90% of the voting rights of avantage (UK) Limited (“avantage”), a United Kingdom registered company specialising in the Financial Services market within the areas of risk, treasury and capital management, and financial performance management.


Press Article

Defining a security blueprint for the enterprise

Published on the UK, the article by Daniele Vitali (Glue Reply) describes the debate held in London last October, dedicated to Information Security and Risk Management.



GRC. The true risk is when you ignore them!

Reply Consulting, in partnership with Oracle, held an event to talk about the Risk, how manage and control it in order to get advantages for the company and to increase its value towards the stakeholder. The event was at the headquarters of the Italian Stock Exchange in Milan on December, 2nd.

29.10.2009 - 30.10.2009


ECIIA Conference 2009

On 29 - 30 October in Rome, Reply Consulting were present at the largest international conference on issues of Internal Control, Corporate Governance and Risk Management under , organized by the ’European Confederation of Institute of Internal Auditing: ECIIA Conference 2009.

Best Practice

Risk Management Efficiency Process

The current conditions of great uncertainty caused by the economic crisis have lead us to examine the issues related to Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) from a new perspective. Under what conditions can a business obtain benefits from Risk Management activities?

Best Practice

Portfolio and risk management solutions for the energy & utilities market

The increasing competitiveness in the energy and gas market means for operators a more complex operation management.

Best Practice

Risk Management Efficiency

Reply Consulting boasts highly qualified personnel with long and in-depth experience in Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Compliance issues.



IAMSS 2008: Identity & Access Management Security Summit

Blue Reply organized a summit on the Identity & Access Management, on 16 October 2008 at the Poldi Pezzoli Museum in Milan.