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4th June 2020

Resilience, a secret to success… By Helen Nicol, Head of Solutions

On 4th March I attended a networking event in London with the topic of “Resiliency”. Little did any of us know then what to happen over the coming weeks and how many of the topics we covered there would come into play during the current crisis. It is now almost two months ago since the […]

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Liquidity | Collateral Management Question Series

4th June 2020

Does liquidity scarcity exist, or do you just have to know where to look? Collateral Management Question Series

Liquidity scarcity certainly exists as UMR represents a regulatory landscape, the likes of which have never been seen before, which has the collateral pool shuddering at the concept of an unprecedented demand for collateral comprised of high-grade assets and an increase in haircut provisions. While it is noted that increased collateral requirement in the market […]

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28th May 2020

SOLVENCY 2 IN COVID-19 TIMES By Ala Ennaifer, Soliam business expert

Pending further clarifications of the LTEI rules, EIOPA climbed down… on the deadlines for publication of regulatory QRT reports. After having obtained in March 2019, a revision of the equity shock rates by the creation of a new long-term share class – called LTEI for Long term equity investment – benefiting from a lightened shock […]

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David Galland on Digital Transformation

19th May 2020

Digital Innovation – from a “nice to have” to a “must have” for businesses in Latin America to survive in what will become the new normal By David Galland, Director Latin America- Hispanic

During the past few weeks, you might have already asked yourselves a number of questions if your company is living up to the expectations of the new digital world. Regardless of the industry you operate in, questions like the below may keep you up at night: Is my company progressing with its Digital Transformation projects […]

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19th May 2020

VERMEG ENHANCES XBRL SERVICE PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE DURING COVID-19 CRISIS By Andrew Kesbey, Global Head of Regulatory Product

Building on last month’s announcement of the offer of a free of charge XBRL Checker for COREP, FINREP and PRA, we have now added the PRA 110 to this service with immediate effect. The 110 is probably the most complex and comprehensive of the PRA’s Regulatory Returns and this addition will provide significant value to […]

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