Analyzing and Managing Banking Risk
Authors: Brajovic Bratanovic, Sonja; Van Greuning, Hennie
Publication date: April 2003
The business of banking can be defined as that of a number of key players managing various dimensions of a series of financial risks and operational risk. Analyzing Banking Risk provides a comprehensive overview of topics dealing with the assessment, analysis, and management of financial risks in banking. The publication emphasizes risk-management principles and stresses that key players in the corporate governance process are accountable for managing the different dimensions of financial risk. Chapters include: Organization of the Treasury Function Investment / Stable Portfolio Management Proprietary Trading / Market Risk Management Asset-Liability Management Components Key Players in the Corporate Governance and Risk Management Process Transparency in the Financial Statements of Banks Managing the risks associated with the banking industry today has become more difficult. The approach used in this publication provides a framework for identifying the key players in the risk-management process and discussing their accountability for the various dimensions of the financial and other risk management processes.
Publisher: World Bank