Live Online Workshop: Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book
A structured online course delivered over 4 half days, with an optional fifth session providing a deep-dive into the models discussed.
12-16 Apr 2021
Online, United Kingdom
- Why You Should Attend
Live Online Workshop: Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book
To ensure we meet your expectations and maximise your return on training investment, we favour a classroom/workshop style set
Interest rate risk in the banking book (IRRBB) is part of the Basel capital framework under Pillar 2 and principles for the management and supervision of interest rate risk were set out in 2004 by the BCBS.
Following consultation during 2015, BCBS published revised principles (D368) in April 2016, to reflect changes in market and supervisory practices.
How will you benefit?
The course has three main objectives:
To provide a comprehensive overview of the new standards presented in BCBS paper D368 and compare them with existing requirements set out in 2004 and requirements set out by the EBA.
Provide a refresher course in the necessary mathematics required to construct zero curves, obtain discount factors and compute EVE and NII. This will involve numerical examples and case studdies
Look at the interaction of banking book interest rate risk with other areas of regulation, for example covering topics such as risk transfer, fund transfer pricing, liquidity risk capture in FRTB and interactions
between the banking book and the trading book.
Those with less quantitative backgrounds should not be discouraged by the mathematical content. Spreadsheet examples will be provided with all data and formulae that will allow all participants to engage
in what-if scenarios to gain a feel for how different assumptions can affect the results in regulatory reports and the likely challenges. Participants will be invited to work in groups to prepare a report based on their own assumptions and a role-playing session will be used to give participants experience of a meeting with regulators to review their submissions.
About your expert trainer:
Gary Dunn started out life as a statistician at the Bank of England in 1977 and after a 16-year career there ended up as a senior manager within UK foreign currency reserve management with responsibility
for interest rate risk strategy and liquidity management. To aid liquidity management Gary created an internal market for funding between fixed income portfolio managers and the FX desks.
Gary ventured into the private sector where he spent a further10 years as a proprietary trader. Gary joined the FSA in 2005 where his main responsibility was reviewing regulatory market risk models
(CAD models including VaR and IRC). Whilst at FSA Gary attended the AIG/TBG, a BCBS working group responsible for technical design of proposed market risk regulatory capital rules. Gary contributed to
the design and calibration of IRC for Basel 2.5 and also wrote internal working papers on VaR, ES and other spectral risk measures which contributed to a review of the academic literature on market risk measures, the first in a long series of FRTB papers from BCBS and industry. Then, as a senior manager at HSBC, Gary participated in many dialogues between industry and regulators covering topics such as FRTB, central clearing, margining, liquidity risk and IRRBB (interest rate risk in the banking book), as well as working on internal projects such as stress testing, IRC development, regulatory interactions and CRD IV submissions. Finally, before moving into consultancy and training, Gary took on an MD role at Morgan Stanley where he was head of risk analytics for the EMEA region. Now Gary works as a private consultant and trainer.
A detailed questionnaire will be sent to all course participants to establish exactly where the group training needs lie. The completed forms will be analysed by the course leader/trainer and followed by telephone if further clarification is required. As a result we can guarantee that the course is pitched at exactly the right level and that the issues that you regard as relevant are addressed. The course material will reflect these issues and will enable you to digest the subject matter after the event in your own time.
Who should attend?
Analysts, Vice Presidents, Directors, Senior
Market Risk Management
- Key Topics
- An understanding of the revised standards
- Gain theoretical and practical understanding of IRRBB methodology
- Understand links between IRRBB and other regulatory initiatives such as FRTB and liquidity risk management
- Understand risk transfer, fund transfer pricing
- Gain experience of facing regulatory challenge on proposed model
- Why Choose GFMI marcus evans?
marcus evans specialises in the research and development of strategic events for senior business executives. From our international network of 63 offices, marcus evans produces over 1000 event days a year on strategic issues in corporate finance, telecommunications, technology, health, transportation, capital markets, human resources and business improvement.
Above all, marcus evans provides clients with business information and knowledge which enables them to sustain a valuable competitive advantage and makes a positive contribution to their success.
- Voice of Our Customers
- “Gary was very flexible in delivery of content when faced with knowledgeable participants” BNP Paribas
- “Very kind, knowledgeable, and inclusive. Managed difficult conversations well” RBC
- “The use of online mini-games and simulations was very engaging. I have enjoyed the interaction with the rest of the learners in the sessions” European Central Bank
- “The practical approach solidified my understanding of the topic, a well structured course” ING Bank
- “Clear instructions and passionate delivery. Very open to answering questions and made everyone fell at ease” RBS
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- Event Contact
For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:
Kamelia S. Simeonova
101 Finsbury Pavement
London EC2A 1RS
Telephone: 0044 20 3002 3172