Risk Korea 2020
Asia Risk is delighted to present Risk Korea 2020, the leading conference for finance and risk practitioners to share best practices of risk management strategies in Korea.
Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited ("BOCHK") is a leading listed commercial banking group (Stock Code: 2388) and one of the three note-issuing banks in Hong Kong. BOCHK celebrated its 100th Anniversary for serving Hong Kong in 2017. BOCHK offers a comprehensive range of financial products and advisory services to central banks, supranational institutions, sovereign funds, financial institutions, corporate and personal clients. With its distinct market position, BOCHK has been enjoying favorable credit ratings and stable outlook by international rating agencies. BOCHK is named the Bank of the Year in Hong Kong by The Banker in 2013, 2015 & 2017. It is also nominated as the Strongest Bank in Asia Pacific and Hong Kong by The Asian Banker for 6 years (2014-18, 2020), in recognition of its solid financial performance and ability to continuously increase profitability. BOCHK is the sole RMB Clearing Bank in Hong Kong appointed by the People's Bank of China since 2003, the first overseas CIPS Direct Participant since June 2016, and the largest RMB Clearing Bank in terms of settlement volumes and values – handling more than 75% worldwide cross-border RMB payments and support for a daily clearing value up to CNY2.5 trillion. Leveraging its professional expertise, comprehensive RMB product mix, and close tie with the parent bank, Bank of China, in the Mainland, BOCHK strives to become the best choice for all RMB needs of its customers. To implement the overseas development strategy of Bank of China Group, BOCHK branches and subsidiaries have been extended to Southeast Asian countries such as Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos and Brunei during 2017-19, with the provision of professional and high-quality financial services. Firmly rooted in Hong Kong since 1917, BOCHK is expediting its development into a top-class, full-service and internationalized regional bank.
Cathay United Bank (CUB) is the subsidiary company of the largest financial holding company in Taiwan with total asset of USD 202 billion. Cathay Commercial Bank and United World Chinese Commercial Bank joined Cathay Financial Holdings respectively in April and December of 2002 as its wholly owned subsidiaries. In order to integrate all the resources, expand branch offices as well as market shares, the two banks merged and thus renamed as Cathay United Bank on October 27, 2003. Thereafter, Cathay Untied Bank has been able to provide financial products and services effectively and thoroughly, and has become the leading publicly traded bank in Taiwan.
About Macquarie Group
Macquarie Group Limited (Macquarie) is a diversified financial group providing clients with asset management and finance, banking, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities. Founded in 1969, Macquarie employs 15,704 people in 31 markets. At 30 September 2019, Macquarie had assets under management of £309.2 billion. For further information, visit www.macquarie.com
With the unique combination of financial services, technology and regulatory expertise, IBM RegTech enables institutions to make more timely and risk-aware decisions. We apply the latest advancements in artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation to the risk and compliance process, increasing operational efficiency, accelerating insight and improving transparency. This greater oversight and understanding helps our clients preserve institutional trust and enhance value to their shareholders and customers alike.
To learn more about IBM financial crime and regulatory compliance solutions, visit ibm.com/RegTech and follow us on Twitter @IBMFintech
The Symphony G2 is the newest Front-to-Back platform for OTC derivatives and structured financial instruments. It supports the entire life cycle from pre-trade analysis, through to the trade and maturity, in a single platform.
The symphony G2 is composed of five sub-products; Pricing Engine (FDK), Product Control (SPC), Trade & Position (STP), Back Office (SBO) and the Smart Quant (SSQ). It covers more than 12,000 types of derivatives and structured instruments including FX, Interest Rates, Credits, Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities and Hybrid Cross-asset Products.
SmartStream provides Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions and Managed Services to dramatically transform the middle and back-office operations for financial institutions. Over 1,500 clients, including more than 70 of the World's top 100 banks, 8 of the top 10 asset managers, and 8 of the top 10 custodians rely on SmartStream’s solutions.
SmartStream delivers greater efficiency, automation and control to critical post trade operations including: Reference Data Operations, Trade Process Management, Confirmations and Reconciliation Management, Corporate Actions Processing, Fees and Invoice Management, Cash & Liquidity Management and Compliance Solutions. Used independently or as a suite of solutions and services, clients’ gain a lower cost-per-transaction while reducing operational risk, aiding compliance while improving customer service levels.
For more information about SmartStream visit: www.smartstream-stp.com
About AcadiaSoft, Inc.
AcadiaSoft, Inc. is the leading industry provider of risk and collateral management services for the non-cleared derivatives community. AcadiaPlus is a new generation open platform that provides the sell-side, the buy-side and fund administrators with specialist applications and a third-party partner ecosystem for the straight-through processing of the entire collateral, margin and risk mitigation lifecycle. Backed by 16 major industry participants and market infrastructures, AcadiaSoft is used by a community of more than 1100 firms exchanging approximately $700B of collateral on a daily basis via its margin automation services. AcadiaSoft is headquartered in Norwell, MA, and has offices in London, New York and Tokyo.
For more information, visit acadiasoft.com.
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