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How should central banks respond to the rise of virtual currencies such as bitcoin?


The New Chartis Report: Operational Risk Management Systems for Financial Services 2014

This report covers the specific technologies required for firms to improve their ORM processes.


The Basel Committee’s BCBS239 principles: A Single Source of Truth

 This white paper looks at the Basel Committee's BCBS239 principles, also known as PERDARR (Principles for Effective Risk Data Aggregation and Risk Reporting), which comes into force from 1 January 2016.