Addressing tomorrow’s challenges today
Asia-Pacific, Europe banks struggle with customer loyalty
Customer loyalty at retail banks in Asia-Pacific and Europe is at risk. Our surveys on consumer banking explore the reasons why and identify key issues banks need to address to strengthen customer relationships and retention.
How the global banking industry is fixing vulnerabilities
Shoring up risk governance is top priority for banks. Still, several thorny issues and competing demands remain, and planning for the future is exponentially more challenging. Our Risk governance – agenda for change survey provides perspective on what’s next for banks.
CFO report: why bank execs are looking to IT for answers in challenging times
All data, all the time. That’s how many bank executives view today’s pressure-filled reporting environment. We show you how IT is stepping up to the data demands of senior management, boards, regulators and investors and supporting the critical need to align finance and risk data.
Lessons from change: banking and capital markets
How do you manage through the recession and position your company for growth? Our banking and capital markets executives conducted over 5100 client meetings and identified some overarching themes. Enhancing risk management practices like forecasting and stress-testing and optimizing capital availability and deployment could mean the difference between surviving and thriving.
Credit crunch heightens financial executive focus on risk convergence
The credit crisis has driven many financial services executives to intensify their focus on risk convergence and risk management. Our latest survey shows how firms are adapting, while we offer perspectives on the work that still needs to be done.
Credit crisis puts IFRS 7 financial reporting to the test
The credit crisis has thrust asset-backed securities and other high-risk financial instruments into the spotlight. Coincidentally, for the past year, European banks have been wrestling with the newly mandated IFRS 7 requirement for financial instrument disclosures. Has IFRS brought more transparency to financial reporting? We analyze several first year IFRS 7 disclosures to give you an insider perspective.