Wolters Kluwer Financial Services Experts Feature on European Conference Circuit
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  • Wolters Kluwer Financial Services Experts Feature on European Conference Circuit

    Nov. 19, 2015

    Experts to speak at events focused on interest rate risk and IFRS challenges

    Wolters Kluwer Financial Services has a busy week of speaking engagements ahead in Europe. Today the firm sponsors and speaks at an Amsterdam event organized by The Professional Risk Managers' International Association (PRMIA) on interest rate risk. And on November 24th and 25th the firm will sponsor and speak at an International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) themed summit in Madrid, organized by the European Networking Group (ENG).

    At the PRMIA event, held at The Amsterdam Institute of Finance, Xavier Dubois, senior Risk & Finance specialist at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, will propose a practical methodology to become compliant with the new regulation on the Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book. Also speaking at the event, sponsored by Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, is Zdenka van Schaik, policy advisor at the quantitative policy department of the Nederlandsche Bank, providing a regulatory perspective. Wilson Jan Kansil, senior advisor at ABN Amro Bank, will also discuss the implications of the new regulatory landscape for risk management.

    Next week’s conference, meanwhile, will focus on the challenges of IFRS. The ENG organized event, sponsored by Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, features IFRS experts from across Europe. Jeroen Van Doorsselaere, global Market Management director, Business Development, Finance, IFRS and Performance at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, will speak on IFRS 9 Impairment, providing a cross departmental view, exploring challenges, implementation and timelines. Gregory Pankhurst, sales manager for Spain and Portugal at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, will also chair the second day of the event, held at The InterContinental, Madrid.

    More information about the interest rate risk seminar in Amsterdam is available on this dedicated site, with details about the IFRS summit available here.

    About Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

    Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides customers worldwide with risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions that help them successfully navigate regulatory complexity, optimize risk and financial performance, and manage data to support critical decisions. With more than 30 offices in 20 countries, our prominent  brands include: AppOne®, AuthenticWeb™, Bankers Systems®, Capital Changes, CASH Suite™, GainsKeeper®, NILS®, OneSumX®, TeamMate®, Uniform Forms™, VMP® Mortgage Solutions and Wiz®. Wolters Kluwer Financial Services is part of Wolters Kluwer, which had 2014 annual revenues of €3.7 billion ($4.9 billion), employs 19,000 employees worldwide, and maintains operations in over 170 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.