PwC has published numerous publications on a number of banking topics.
All PwC's banking & capital markets publications see on PwC Global website.
|Banking Banana Skins 2012
PwC has joined forces with the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation (CSFI) to explore what risks bankers worldwide are facing in the current climate and how they prioritise them.
Based on over 700 responses from 58 countries, the survey, aimed at senior executives in the banking industry, identifies high level issues where the banking industry may be vulnerable.
|Czech Banking Banana Skins 2012
The CSFI & PwC Survey of bank risk - Czech Report
The Czech responses showed considerable anxiety about the impact of the sovereign debt crisis on a fragile economy and a banking system that is still evolving. Domestically, there is concern about a rise in bad debts, and about a sharp increase in regulatory costs.
194 kB PDF file | March 2012 | Press Release
|Basel III Briefing Paper: Revised Liquidity Coverage Ratio
This briefing paper summarises the key changes to the LCR and provides an initial assessment of the impact of these changes.
266 kB PDF file | 2013
|Basel III and beyond: Using stress testing to help answer the big strategic questions
With banks facing so many challenges today, the need for an effective stress testing process is clear. Stress testing is often seen as an unwanted distraction from running the business, which occupies many valuable – and already stretched – resources.
|The Fundamental Review of the Trading Book
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has released the consultation on the “Fundamental Review of the Trading Book” (FRTB). This review of the trading book is likely to have far-reaching implications for trading activities.
|Basel III and beyond: The trillion dollar question- can bail-in capital bail out the banking industry?
Bail-in capital is central to the regulatory reform of banks, and can help to restore confidence in the industry. The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision have announced that all non-core equity capital instruments would have to have a bail-in feature from 1 January 2013.
|Basel III and Beyond Systemically Important Financial Institutions (SIFIs)
This publication outlines the key policy initiatives relating to global SIFIs, with a focus on global systemically important banks (G-SIBs), and provides initial thoughts on what these measures might mean for clients.
|Banking industry reform - a new equilibrium
Banks are responding vigorously to industry reforms, but their responses need to be framed by the way the world is changing. Otherwise, banks may run the risk of emerging from the crisis recapitalised, restructured, reformed − but irrelevant.
The Project Blue analysis draws on the perspectives of industry leaders and PwC’s network around the world. It also brings together a huge amount of research into the forces shaping the global economy, customer expectations and government policy.
|Assessing the future trends for financial services
A look at adapting to global instability and riding the waves of change in the insurance, asset management, banking and capital markets sectors.
|Up to the task: An effective finance operating model for banks
Banks’ finance teams are facing unprecedented pressure as the fallout from the financial crisis leads boards, regulators and other key stakeholders to demand more information, more quickly than ever before, with zero tolerance for errors and delays. Finance teams are also at the forefront of dealing with new capital demands and their impact on the strategy, financial management and operational make-up of the business