How to Increase and Maintain Profitability Through Up-to-Date and Practical Asset & Liability Management Techniques and Strategies

Asset & Liability Management and Capital Adequacy Planning Training Course

This Asset & Liability Management training course teaches you how to effectively manage your ALM function, balance sheet and profitability for your organisation.

Here are some key benefits from attending this Asset & Liability Management training course:

  • NEW: ALM Simulation Game which is performed on the final day of the course. You will apply the knowledge gained in the course to optimize a bank’s ALM situation.
  • Understand the dynamics of your balance sheet and how to use KPIs
  • Identify the key risk factors acting on your balance sheet and how they can be minimized
  • How all forms of financial exposure can be defined, measured, monitored and managed
  • Benchmark your current ALM practices and develop an action plan to bring your practices to the highest standard
  • Adopt effective cash flow management and Value at Risk (VAR) techniques
  • How to manage and hedge interest rate and liquidity exposures
  • Enhance your capital adequacy planning and balance sheet management
    techniques
  • Up-to-Date Techniques and Strategies
  • Regulatory Capital Rules
  • We give you a framework to assess/write your own internal ALM policy.
  • You’re given several practical ALM tools
  • Simple, Clear and Practical

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Have a question? Email us at: support@ethanhathaway.com or call us at: (+852) 2376-3330

This was a comprehensive and very useful course on the subject, made even more interesting by the references to real situations.

I did not expect to understand so much! Credit goes to the presenter! Overall the course exceeded my expectations as there was ​also an emphasis on increasing and maintaining profitability.

S.M.
Senior Director-Financial Institutions Group, American Express Bank, Germany

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Asset & Liability Management Course Highlights

WHAT IS ASSET LIABILITY MANAGEMENT

  • Definition of ALM
  • ALM and Challenges Today
  • ALM Framework
  • ALM Structure at Major Banks – a sample
  • Capital and Value Creation
  • Indentifying Risks for ALM
  • Impact of the External Operating Environment on ALM

ALM GOVERNANCE

  • ALCO Function and Structure
  • Importance of Policies and Procedures
  • Role of Audit and Risk Management

SHORT TERM INTEREST RATE RISK ANALYSIS AND RISK MANAGEMENT PRODUCTS

  • How to interpret the yield curve
  • Managing Floating Rate Exposure
  • Exercises and Case Studies: Managing Interest Rate Risk with FRAs

LONG TERM INTEREST RATE ANALYSIS AND RISK MANAGEMENT PRODUCTS

  • Fixed Income Markets
  • Exercises and Case Studies: Duration, Bond Portfolio Analysis, and how to calculate VaR with a discussion of expected loss approach
  • Interest Rate Derivatives
  • Exercises and Case Studies: Hedging Interest Risk in Long Term Interest Rate Exposures, Asset Swaps

GAPPING AND GAP ANALYSIS

  • What is the ‘gap’?

ACCOUNTING CONSIDERATIONS FOR ALM

  • Trading Book Assets and Liabilities
  • Investment Book Assets and Liabilities
  • Banking Book Assets and Liabilities
  • Hedge accounting for risk management derivative products
  • Earnings impact and accounting treatment

FAIR VALUE MEASUREMENT

  • Valuation higherarchy
  • XVA – the valuation adjustments: CVA, DVA, FVA etc.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE MARKET AND FUNDING TECHNIQUES

  • FX pricing and electronic markets
  • Forward FX markets and linkages to interest rates
  • Exercises and Case Studies: Sourcing alternative funding through the FX market

CAPITAL AND BASEL III

  • Credit Risk management and ALM
  • Market Risk and ALM
  • Operational Risk
  • The BIS Leverage Ratio        

LIQUDITY, FUNDING GENERATION AND FUNDS TRANSFER PRICING (FTP)

  • Objectives of FTP
  • Setting up and managing an FTP system
  • Centralizing Treasury liquidity
  • Econometric modeling of Deposits
  • Structured Deposits
  • Exercises and Case Studies: Indeterminate Maturity deposits and FTP
  • New Liquidity and Leverage Regulations under Basel III
  • Exercises and Case Studies: Calculating the LCR
  • New Capital Instruments 

NEW: ALM SIMULATION

  • In the final section of the course, using all the knowledge gained over the preceding modules, you will work on a multi-dimensional ALM simulation case involving a bank facing challenges on all sorts of measures.
  • Working in teams, this simulation requires managing the balance sheet for such issues as EaR, ROE, LCR, NSFR and more in a fully integrated manner just as the ALCO and Treasurer of a bank would have to do.
  • *Calculators are required for the simulation.

 

View the detailed course content and the latest discount promotions:

Have a question? Email us at: support@ethanhathaway.com or call us at: (+852) 2376-3330


18 Seats Only

Only 18 seats available per session so you get more personal attention.

Reference Package

You also receive a Course Reference Kit to take away for future reference. (Value of $200.00)

Get Answers

All our trainings are built for interaction and for you to get the most out of the training for your job and situation.

​Ask questions specific to your situation. It's the closest you can get to getting personalised coaching.

Certificate of Completion

After completing the training, you receive an Ethan Hathaway gold-embossed certificate of completion to mark your achievement.


Online / Distance Learning Course Available

This course is also available via online distance learning. 

Video lessons

On-demand video lessons so you may watch at your own convenience.

Downloads

Downloadable PDF notes & slide decks and resources for your future reference.

Unlimited Access

NEW: You have unlimited access to the core course lessons (*Mentor access is limited to 90 days per session)

Anywhere Access

Access the course with any Internet-enabled device. No software or special requirements needed.

Get Answers

If you select this option, you're eligible for scheduled Question and Answer (Q&A) sessions where you can submit any questions specific to your situation or about anything in the course.

See below for scheduled online Mentor-Access sessions.​

Q&A sessions are recorded for you to view at your leisure.

It's the closest you can get to getting personalised coaching.

Certificate of Completion

After completing the training, you receive a digital & printable Ethan Hathaway certificate of completion to mark your achievement.

For Corporate Plans (multi-user access), please contact us at: support@ethanhathaway.com

Book Your Seat

Date

Location

Venue

Course Fee

Early Bird

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4 September-31 October 2017

Online

Distance Learning

USD 1,275

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15-17 November 2017

Singapore

Marina Mandarin Hotel

USD 5,099

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29 November-1 December 2017

Hong Kong

Royal Garden Hotel

USD 5,099

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* Venue, dates, course fees, promotions, course content, course instructor are all subject to change


FTS-Eligible

This programme is approved for listing on the Financial Training Scheme (FTS) Programme Directory and is eligible for FTS claims and 21 CPD hours subject to all eligibility criteria being met.

Please note that in no way does this represent an endorsement of the quality of the training provider and programme. Participants are advised to assess the suitability of the programme and its relevance to participants' business activities or job roles.

The FTS is available to eligible entities, at a 50% funding level of programme fees subject to all eligibility criteria being met. FTS claims may only be made for programmes listed on the FTS Programme Directory with the specified validity period. Please refer to www.ibf.org.sg for more information.

Accredited By

BAC AccreditedEthan Hathaway is accredited by the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education as an International Centre.