Attending this comprehensive course will result in increased profitability and shareholder value. In addition, it fulfills the ever-increasing need to comply with complex regulatory and audit requirements, such as the latest requirements for managing IRRBB.
This case study and simulation driven course emphasises the practical applications of asset and liability management in the highly regulated environment in which banks must operate post Basel III. The extensive use of case studies, exercises and hedging simulations requires participants to work in groups and to use laptops loaded with Excel. There are simulations examining net interest income, duration gaps, the management of the economic value of equity as well as interest rate and currency risk management techniques.
Alan's work at HSBC’s International Treasury Management Group meant he consulted with banks and multinational companies on their ALM and Treasury exposures. This gave him wide experience of the challenges facing asset-liability managers. He ran training courses in ALM for his clients and subsequently I have run over 1600 days training in more than 40 countries for retail, commercial and investment banks.
He set up & ran an arbitrage portfolio for Nikko; trained the Tokyo, London & New York staff in the trading, structuring, selling & portfolio management of swaps, bonds & structured products & ran illiquid proprietary books at Credit Commercial de France & Scotia Capital Markets, specialising in the origination & sale of asset swaps & structured products & the derivatives training of the capital markets & fixed income traders & sales people.
It demonstrates very effectively the flaws of specific risk methodologies