Lessons Learned from the Financial Crisis

What Level of IT Investment Will Be Needed?

3:44 (Part 9 of 11)

The financial crisis made it obvious – especially to regulators – that many organizations had difficulties getting their hands on crucial information quickly. As a result, expect continued rising investment in IT across all areas to get better metrics, including financial, regulatory, risk and management reporting.

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What Role Might CoCos Play?

5:58 (Part 10 of 11)

Contingent Convertible Bonds (CoCos) can offer needed flexibility for banks and investors alike. But some fundamental challenges will need to be worked out, including the right amount to issue, how many will convert to equity, and what will trigger a shift into equity.

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Lessons Learned from the Financial Crisis

3:02 (Part 11 of 11)

The jury may be out on whether the lessons of the last crisis have been fully absorbed, or whether it is just a matter of time before players return to taking on excessive risks in the hunt for yield. But in addition to looking backward to what went wrong in the past to gain insight, interested parties must also look forward: What is the next risk? And how should you prepare for it?

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Banking: The Road Ahead

36:51 (Full video)

Global banks, following the financial crisis, face a level of uncertainty not seen in decades. Among the chief challenges are: massive re-regulation; strong downward pressure on profits; a demand for significant IT investments; and the need to innovate to build new growth models capable of tapping rapidly developing emerging markets.

In this video series, professionals from Wharton and Ernst & Young offer insight into these and related key issues.

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