Operational Risk

392 white papers and resources

Below you will find a collection of operational risk white papers by industry leading experts. This information resource looks at key industry issues and practices, which can be used to aid in the decision-making process and help maintain a competitive advantage. Operational risk is the type risk that a company is exposed to from the execution of business functions. It is a wide concept that has rapidly evolved over the years. It includes risk that arises from the break downs of internal procedures, systems and people, plus external events. Fraud risks, legal risks, physical risk and environmental risks also are encompassed in operational risk.

Exposure monitoring in a fully margined world

It is widely accepted that the introduction of bilateral margining requirements for non-cleared OTC derivatives will lead to a reduction in counterparty risk. This paper focuses on the prospect of eliminating counterparty exposure through margining and the implications for credit risk policy makers.

Basel 3 or Basel 4? Where do we stand

This white paper analyzes the new set of Basel 3 rules (also known as “Basel 4”) and the proposed changes to approaches for credit risk. It further offers Prometeia’s views on the implementation of these new rules in the current EU banking regulatory framework.

A Guide to Assessing Cloud IT Economics

As you implement your cloud strategy, you need to shape your choices with full understanding of the impact on budget, resources, and productivity. In this brief, we walk through the cost- and performance-impacting elements you need to consider in your decision, including some that may surprise you.