RBPM Book Extract

Posted on May 22, 2014 by

Risk Appetite establishes clear boundaries

By defining a clear statement of risk appetite, the board and executive can establish clear boundaries within which the organization can execute the strategy and manage risk. It also provides the foundation for cascading the strategy and risk management disciplines through the organization, thus shaping the organization culture. Read more in the Risk-Based Performance Management Read More

Posted on May 16, 2014 by

Commercial banks may be less vulnerable today to credit or economic shocks…

There is growing recognition that the dispersion of credit risk by banks to a broader and more diverse group of investors, rather than warehousing such risk on their balance sheets, has helped make the banking and overall financial system more resilient. The improved resilience may be seen in fewer bank failures and more consistent credit Read More