SAS® ranked as a leader credit risk management systems market for fourth year
The report considers both demand and supply, covering market and regulatory requirements as well as the competitive landscape. The evaluation considered depth and breadth of functionality, flexible technology architecture, scalable sales and marketing strategy, implementation capability and ongoing innovation. Leaders such as SAS “offer multiple solutions across the enterprise risk management (ERM) spectrum and coverage across multiple asset classes and products.” The report observed that “integrated offerings provide value for financial institutions looking for a cost-effective one-stop shop for a range of risk and compliance solutions.”
“Financial services firms gain a competitive edge with faster and smarter technology,” said Peyman Mestchian, Managing Partner at Chartis Research. “Institutions look to SAS because they supply flexible and integrated risk management solutions that feature advanced BI and analytics to meet credit risk challenges. SAS solutions are developed to be an essential part to solving business problems.” Chartis Research estimates the global credit risk management systems market to grow to $8.63 billion by 2012 at a steady 7 percent compound annual rate.
“Progressive firms use analytical insight into credit processes and risk exposures to make strategic and tactical fact-based decisions that significantly improve performance and enhance the bottom line,” said David Rogers, SAS Global Product Marketing Manager for Risk. “SAS continues to deliver advanced credit risk management solutions within its evolving risk management framework, harnessing SAS’ award winning data management, analytics and reporting capabilities.”
In August 2010, SAS was also named a leader in Chartis’ Operational Risk & GRC Software Solutions 2010 report. SAS ranked first in Chartis’ RiskTech100TM rankings, listing the top risk technology vendors worldwide, in November 2009.
More than 200 financial services institutions use SAS for credit risk management, including Allied Bank (Pakistan), Banca delle Marche (Italy), BankWest (Australia), Barclays (UK), BB&T (USA), China Merchants Bank (China), CIMB Bank (Malaysia), Citibank Singapore (Singapore), EON Bank Group (Malaysia), Kookmin Bank (Korea), Minsheng Bank (China), Nottingham Building Society (UK), Swedbank (Sweden), Union Bank (USA), and Woori Bank (Korea).
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