At several international conferences last year we invited delegates to participate at our Zanders Champions League. This is a European football credit rating game, where clubs are not judged on their successes on the pitch, but on their creditworthiness.
Principles for implemeting an FTP framework
The basic idea of transfer pricing in financial institutions is to allocate costs and benefi ts equitably across the bank. This enables the creation of (isolated) internal P&Ls for diff erent departments. Hence, funds transfer pricing (FTP) helps management to measure… read more
Credit ratings are becoming more common in the public sector. A credit rating is a report on the financial health of a company or institution. However, directors and finance managers often regard the rating process as a bit of a mystery.… read more
a comprehensive view on the assessment of counterparty risk
On Thursday, 3 November, the first EAGLE Dinner Seminar - organized by Zanders and Bureau van Dijk - took place in Breukelen. This event was specifically organized for CFOs and CROs of large corporations and credit risk managers of multinational corporates.… read more
Global Corporate Rating Model
The EAGLE global corporate rating model generates credit ratings for millions of corporates worldwide. The model can be used by both large corporates and banks for determining the risks related to their counterparties. EAGLE is built on the web-based credit platform… read more
EAGLE: European corporate rating model
In case companies receive large orders on a regular basis, it is important to know whether the other parties involved are capable of meeting their obligations.
However, determining the creditworthiness of companies requires considerable knowledge of risk models, the appropriate software… read more
Credit rating philosophy and framework
Financial institutions must pull out all the stops to meet the more stringent requirements for risk management.
Having a solid credit ratings and portfolio management framework is crucially important. But how consciously are they tackling the task? Do they really… read more
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