Singapore, 8 July 2004...Risk experts around the world will gather in Singapore for a Risk Conference from 12 to 13 July 2004. The theme of the conference is "Basel II & Beyond" and will focus on implications and challenges of the Basel II Framework in the areas of credit and operational risk management.
2 The Risk Conference will provide a platform for international risk practitioners, regulators and industry experts to discuss and clarify the evolving issues of the new Framework as well as share their perspectives and experiences. Mr John Palmer, Deputy Managing Director (Prudential Supervision), MAS, will deliver the opening address on 12 July at 9.00 am.
3 The Risk Conference is jointly organised by MAS and the Association of Banks in Singapore.