: Modelling innovation

Risk Control introduces Bayesian layer in the statistical macroeconomic model it employs for stress testing and scenario generation. This approach permits users to combine evidence from historical experience with prior views on macroeconomic impacts to create and manipulate robust and intuitive scenarios in a flexible fashion. Banks, Consulting, Investment Firms, Research, Software

: Stress Controller methodology

Risk Control enhances the methodology of its Stress Controller software to accommodate the current low interest rate environment. Banks, Research, Software

: European Commission project

Risk Control wins tender for project on the drivers of corporate bond market liquidity for European Commission’s DG FISMA, the Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union. Banks, Consulting, Research

: MDB ratings research

Risk Control publishes paper analysing influences on Multilateral Development Bank credit standing including the market practice known as Preferred Creditor Status. Banks, Research

: After Basel 3 – Building capital rules that make sense

Risk Control’s William Perraudin and BNP Paribas co-authors describe alternative basis for securitisation capital and argue that the Pool Capital Multiplier Approach (PCMA) represents a better way of developing capital rules for securitisations in a recent¬†presentation.

Banks, Research

: Services developments

Risk Control offers analytical services generating PDs for banks based on multiple credit quality indicators (market price, ratings and financial ratio based). Banks, Consulting