Soaring interest rates in turbulent times
It is official: The era of zero interest rate levels seems to be over, but banks are currently not dealing with an isolated and gradual rate increase.
MiCAR: The regulatory framework for crypto assets has been fleshed out
The EC published its digital finance strategy on September 24, 2020. Its key element is the proposal for a Regulation on Markets in Crypto-assets (abbreviated as MiCAR). Is MiCAR a real game changer for the crypto industry?
BaFin’s regulatory requirements for AI applications
LISTEN TO AUDIO VERSION: BaFin, Germany’s federal financial supervisory authority, presents principles for the use of algorithms in decision-making processes
Four hypotheses on the future of internal segment accounting in regional banks
Transparent internal segment accounting provides regional banks with important steering impulses for successfully mastering challenges in terms of earnings, costs
Unconscious bias: diversity concerns us all
LISTEN TO AUDIO VERSION: Unconscious biases (cognitive distortions) are developed based on our socialization and experience. They help us to