Credit Risk Management: Challenges and Opportunities in Turbulent Times

Jan 01, 2010

Download In times of economic turmoil, weaknesses of risk management systems in financial institutions have become very apparent. Shortcomings are most evident in mortgage-backed securities and collateralized debt obligations. It is not difficult to predict that banks that are able to come up with a consistent database, build their risk systems upon an integrated and efficient architecture, and employ cutting-edge risk management techniques will have strong competitive advantages. Abandoning outdated systems, patchwork solutions and standalone workarounds can free up substantial resources and pay off the initial investment many times. This white paper discusses how SAS� solutions can help financial institutions implement credit risk management as part of an integrated enterprise risk management system. You�ll learn proven best practices for transforming the current challenges in risk management into future business opportunities.