Lending is fundamental area of banking business. In lending process, Bank and Financial Institutions (BFIs) to assess borrower and their credit credentials from different angles to ensure proper utilization of facilities not only for fulfilling lending objectives but also to safeguard BFIs from unwarranted legal risk.
Realizing and making efforts to identify and manage legal risk is crucial from the very beginning of credit assessment and proper legal documentation rather to think over the matter only after arising any distress situation.
Overall banking operations round on Receipt and Payment of Cash in different currency and denomination. Since the Cash Unit provides direct service to the customer during the transaction hours of the bank, Operation of this area should invite extra efforts while delivering the services to the customer. Cash area operation is most sensitive where customers have great expectation of the exceptional service to their favour. Cash unit projects the image of the bank, that's why Operational Risk associated with dealing in cash should be minimized to acceptable levels.
Due to the globalization of the economy, commercial banks are expanding their nationwide presence. The retail business is another important source of banking revenue, offering high margin transactions, a low nonperforming loan ratio, risk diversification, and a low risk of default.
With changing landscape of banking and financial industry, it has become imperative for the industry to develop agile leaders, workforce and develop culture who can handle change and achieve organization goal. In today's fast and changing world, the role of human and human resources has been emphasized in opening bottlenecks and providing developed technology because workforce is a strategic factor, substructure and propulsion of each organization.
NBI in association with Fintelekt is pleased to present a one day conference on Asset Liability Management on 25th September, 2018 in Kathmandu. The increasing trend of market risk has brought pressure on the banks management to maintain a good balance in profitability and long term-viability. Due to these pressures the banks need to plan their corporate strategy for decision making on a dynamic and integrated risk management system & process