TITLE

Risk Manager Standards Sorely Lacking

AUTHOR(S)
Waitt, Keith W.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
American Banker;1/13/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this column the author discusses the role of risk management in banks in regard to the global financial crisis of 2008-2009. Particular attention is given to the standards that apply to the banking industry. The author argues that there needs to be a common set of standards. The author also explains why risk managers were put in a position that made it difficult for them to help prevent the crisis.
ACCESSION #
47525852

 

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