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Risk management in Malaysian commercial banks

Hui-Nee, Auyong (2014) Risk management in Malaysian commercial banks. In: UUM International Conference on Governance 2014 (ICG), 29th - 30th November 2014, Flamingo Hotel By The Beach, Pulau Pinang.

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The main purpose of this study is to examine the risk management practices used by Malaysian banks. A content analysis was conducted to 9 commercial banks listed in Bursa Malaysia.This study tries to ascertain the transparency and public disclosure and the understanding of the bank’s risk profile. Furthermore, the Malaysian banks have implemented some effective risk strategies and risk management frameworks.In addition, the credit risk exposure methods are still underused by the Malaysian banks.Similarly, collateral and guarantees continue to be the most commonly used risk mitigation methods to provide support to credit facilities in Malaysian banks.The paper discusses and analyses the current practices in risk management of Malaysian banks.It identifies the tools used in managing credit risk, market risk, liquidity risk and operational risk by Malaysian banks.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN NO: 978-983-2078-95-1 Organizers: Institute for Governance and Innovation Studies (IGIS), College of Law, Government and International Studies (UUM COLGIS) and University of Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Malaysian banks, risk management, risk management practices
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD61 Risk Management
Divisions: College of Law, Government and International Studies
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2015 01:56
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2015 01:56

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