Facing Up to the Risks: How Financial Institutions Can Survive and Prosper
Tried–and–tested methods for financial institution success in a risky economy Written by a partner of McKinsey & Company, the world′s largest and most influential management consulting firm, this book offers wisdom from the cumulative experience of thousands of financial firms in successful risk management. You′ll find out how to make these winning strategies work for your company′s success and learn what you must know to cope with the uncertainties of tomorrow′s headlines. Facing Up to the Risks:
∗ Covers the ramifications of the S & L debacle, the Third World debt crisis, the fall of the Iron Curtain, and other major events with an impact on the financial community
∗ Provides four critical skills that can make or break a financial firm and five proven strategies for successful risk management
∗ Based on a major research project, on years of international consulting experience, and on contributions from over 40 experts around the globe
Facing Up to the Risks shows you how to embrace today′s risks in ways that will help your company prosper and flourish in the ′90s.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
able activity advantage American Express analysis analyze arbitrage assets attractive Bankers Trust basic brokerage brokers build capital Citibank clients competitive competitors core corporate costs credit card credit risk crucial customers debt decline deposits Drexel Burnham Lambert earn equity financial firms financial markets future index arbitrage individual inference approach inference strategy information technology insider approach insider strategy instance insurance companies interest rates investment banks investors J. P. Morgan Japanese junk bond lending loans losses major market makers ment Morgan Morgan Stanley mortgages Nomura offer options percent players portfolio position premium problem profits real estate retail returns risk and reward risk arbitrage risk/reward Salomon Brothers scale strategy securities firms segmentation strategy sell skills staff stock market success swap technical strategy tion trading markets transaction trends underwriting USAA valuation winners