Launch of The Certificate of Bank Treasury Risk Management in Asia-Pacific Region was organized by QuantInsti Quantitative Learning, BTRM Asia-Pacific, UNICOM and BTRM Ltd.
The Certificate of Bank Treasury Risk Management (BTRM) is a Treasury, Finance and Risk qualification to empower individuals working in every aspect of bank risk management and asset-liability management. BTRM is a part time, gold standard Treasury, Finance and Risk qualification to empower individuals working in, every aspect of bank risk management and asset-liability management.
Professor Moorad Choudhry is the Founder & Designer of the BTRM. He is also the CEO of Habib Bank AG Zurich, London. Moorad has over 25 years experience in investment banking in the City of London and was latterly Treasurer, Williams & Glyn plc at The Royal Bank of Scotland.
The conference was an informative walk through on BTRM by its senior faculty members and senior executives.
Event Name: Launch of The Certificate of Bank Treasury Risk Management
16:00 -16:30: Registration (Subject to Invitation)
16:30 – 17:10: Presentation by Chris Westcott along with Q&A
17:10 – 17:50: Sample Lecture by Polina Bardaeva along with any Q&A
17:50 onward: Networking before moving onto the cocktail
Date and Time
10th March 2016, 04:00 PM
Raffles Convention Centre, Singapore
BTRM is practitioner led, developed and orientated, and enables students to acquire an advanced-level understanding on the core process of bank ALM governance and liquidity risk management. Practitioners will be able to apply best-practice techniques to measure ALM risks and formulate strategies for management of these risks at their employing institutions.
- Gold standard Treasury, Finance and Risk professional qualification
- Qualify from anywhere in the world
- Practitioner orientated
- Expert teaching and support
- Lifelong learning
Head of Group FTP at Sberbank
Polina Bardaeva graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Economics in 2007 with a Masters degree and obtained her PhD from the same institution in 2010.
During 2011-2014 she was Head of Internal Treasury at MTS Bank in Moscow, currently she is Head of Group FTP at Sberbank.
Polina is on the faculty of Moscow State University (for its Masters program) and has authored 16 publications on finance and economics.
Former Basel 3 Programme Director for RBS
Chris Westcott has over 30 years of experience in the banking industry, with the majority of time spent in the field of Treasury management. He has held a range of senior positions in the Treasury functions of both Nat West and Royal Bank of Scotland in the UK. These have included divisional Treasurer roles and various project assignments, such as leading the development of an in-house securitisation capability and the integration of the ABN AMRO Treasury function post-acquisition.
In the lead-up to the implementation of CRD IV, Chris was the Basel 3 Programme Director for RBS, accountable for over-seeing the group-wide set of projects to achieve compliance with the new regulations.
QuantInsti is one of Asia’s pioneer Algorithmic Trading Research and Training Institute focused on preparing financial market professionals for the contemporary field of Algorithmic and High Frequency Trading. As the financial markets in emerging markets are rapidly evolving like developed markets; we foresee a disruptive change in the emerging markets landscape wherein exchange volumes to the tune of 70% and above will be generated by Algorithmic Trading.
UNICOM is an events and training company specializing in the areas of business, IT and Quantitative Finance. The company’s products include conferences, public and in-house training courses (including certified training) and networking events.