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Banks and their loan information problem

Posted by on Nov 15, 2009 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, General, Management Information | 0 comments

UK Banks are under increasing pressure from a range of external stakeholders to clarify the real value and nature of their assets. There are many aspects of banking and its operations that complicate a Bank’s reaction to this pressure.

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Appendix to the Credit Crunch article

Posted by on Jul 21, 2008 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, Customer Relationship Management, General | 0 comments

This Appendix highlights why Banks lend to each other and the three means that are used: (1) Money Market Loan and Deposits; (2) Syndicated Loans and Loan Markets; (3) Securitisation and CDOs.

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The Credit Crunch – so what for IT and Operations?

Posted by on Jul 20, 2008 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, Customer Relationship Management, General | 0 comments

What has happened to Interbank markets over the last 6 months, why has this happened and what is the expected impact on IT and Operations. There are two main areas of change as a result of the credit crunch for IT and Operations; (1) Stop / Run down programmes, and (2) New MI based on Capital. These are discussed further in the article.

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The RBS ABN Amro Challenge

Posted by on Dec 21, 2007 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, General | 0 comments

The RBS challenge in integrating ABN Amro, describing the necessary stages of the ABN separation project and the RBS integration project.

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PSD Part 1: Definition, Mechanism and Scope

Posted by on Aug 21, 2007 in Articles, Gateways to the Banking Industry, General | 0 comments

The Payment Services Directive (PSD) has not received anything like the media air time that SEPA has but for a UK bank it is actually a more important set of changes.

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Development of IT Security: History of IT Security During 1990

Posted by on Jul 25, 2006 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, General | 0 comments

A historical description of why the IT security world is the way it is during 1990.

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