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) 3018-3221

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.
  • **ALM Simulation is included in the online distance learning version

 

View the detailed course content and the latest discount promotions:

Have a question? Email us at: support@ethanhathaway.com or call us at: (+852) 3018-3221


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 (approximately 4+ hours worth of video) 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 Q&A access is limited to 60 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

Book Your Seat

15-17 November 2017

Singapore

Marina Mandarin Hotel

USD 5099

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29 November-1 December 2017

Hong Kong

Royal Garden Hotel

USD 5099

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8 January-28 February 2018

Online

Distance Learning

USD 1590

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

Don't Need the Instructor Q&A Sessions?

If you don't need the Instructor Q&A sessions, feel free to select the Self-Study only online distance learning option below.


Accredited By

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

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