Banking & capital markets

New guidance on recognition and measurement of financial instruments


Insights on the FASB’s recently issued guidance on recognition and measurement of financial instruments, including a review of key changes and implementation considerations for impacted companies.

Banking & Capital Markets Deals Insights


In Q1'16, M&A in the banking sector started slowly. The equity markets began 2016 even slower, with the IPO slow down hitting all sectors, including banking, which had no IPOs in the first quarter for the first time since the Financial Crisis.

Why the Banking Industry Needs $600 Billion Worth of M&A


This article from strategy+business explains why U.S. bank CEOs, CFOs, and boards of directors should give serious consideration to M&A as a strategic lever over the next year or more.

Accounting Standards Update 2016-05, Effect of Derivative Contract Novations on Existing Hedge Accounting Relationships


This issue of financial markets insights explores novations and why they happen, what is changing under ASU 2016-05, and next steps for businesses.

Bank fraud: Old defenses won’t stop new threats


Ten key steps for preventing fraud attacks.

Current state of the auto finance industry


In this paper, we focus solely on the US results of our 2016 International Automotive Lending & Leasing survey and provide relevant insight to not only lenders, but also manufacturers and dealers.

Customers: What will they need tomorrow?


Financial institutions face a paradox: satisfy current customers or future ones?

Devil in the data: How banks can improve data management


As information demands grow, banks need improved data management. Both risk and finance will play a critical role.

Foreign Banks: Resolution plans meet IHCs


Foreign firms must incorporate IHCs into their 2016 resolution plans.

2015 Annual US Capital Markets Watch


2015 Annual US Capital Markets Watch: Analysis and trends