Ideas and Insights

Putting Basel IV into perspective – What is in store for Banks

With advent of Basel III, which was focused on improving the quality and quantity of regulatory capital and liquidity position of banks, there was a need felt to bring in an element of transparency and consistency in measurement of risk weighted assets (RWAs) across approaches and jurisdictions. To address this aspect, the Basel committee brought in improvements/modifications to the Basel III framework, which were drafted in December 2017, and have come to be commonly called - Basel IV.

Investor Relations: A vital tool to attract sophisticated investors

Investor Relations (IR) plays an important role in disseminating information about the health of...

Data Analytics core to Pay-TV corporate strategy

Big Data has taken center stage in Media strategy. It is being widely used by Pay-TV operators and OTT players...

From Support to Strategy: An Evolution of Procurement

Until recently procurement was considered as a passive and support function. However, with an increasing..

IFRS brings transparency, accountability and efficiency to global financial markets

In an era of globalization, financial reporting according to national jurisdiction local accounting standards...

Road to Governance: An overview of the Corporate Governance Landscape in GCC

Corporate Governance is a framework of practices that helps the board of directors safeguard accountability...

Organizations need to realign their priorities to adjust to the changing business environment

The last couple of years have been a turbulent period for businesses in the Middle East. Low oil prices, political...

Evolving CFO Role: Not Just for Finance Anymore

The role of the CFO has seen a paradigm shift in today's fast-paced, ever-changing business environment..