Banking Solutions

Banking Risk Management

Establish a risk-aware culture. Optimize capital and liquidity. Meet regulatory demands.

SAS acquires Kamakura Corporation, a leading provider of risk management software and data for the banking and insurance industries.

How SAS Delivers Better Risk Management

Only SAS delivers comprehensive risk solutions, AI and regtech technologies and best practices that help you balance short- and long-term strategies, improve financial performance and build a risk-aware culture throughout your organization. With SAS, you can reduce the time and cost of compliance by ensuring data consistency, transparency and complete traceability.

Regulatory risk management

  • Ensure efficient credit risk analysis with timely, accurate RWA reporting and regulatory capital optimization.
  • Comply with Basel III/IV requirements for credit risk analytics.
  • Create a consolidated data, modeling and reporting infrastructure for measuring and reporting on credit and counterparty risk.

Capital planning

  • Reduce stress testing cycle times so you can focus on higher-value activities.
  • Uncover opportunities and risks with powerful tools and reporting capabilities that expedite capital planning.
  • Go beyond supervisory stress testing to anticipate the path ahead and prepare for the unexpected.
  • Improve transparency and auditability with flexible workflow automation and embedded controls.
  • Introduce new models, methodologies and scenarios as needs change.

Credit risk management

  • Build, back-test and deploy credit risk models faster – without recoding.
  • Better manage corporate IP with an intuitive interface that makes it easy to share project artifacts, variables, etc.
  • Make better lending decisions using a broad range of scoring methodologies to assess risk exposures.
  • Reduce model risk by optimizing performance throughout the model life cycle.
  • Deploy scenario-based risk analytics to simulate risk exposures and support capital planning.
  • Prepare IFRS 9 and CECL estimates in a centralized, controlled environment.

Risk governance

  • Gain a holistic, enterprisewide view of your risk profile and internal control status.
  • Ensure transparency and promote consistent standards with a centralized model inventory and model risk management framework.
  • Produce accurate, on-demand regulatory and management reports based on high-quality data.
  • Manage critical operational risk and compliance processes with a self-documenting solution that ensures auditability and traceability for management and regulators.

Why choose SAS® for risk management?

Put on-demand, high-performance risk analytics in the hands of your CRO and risk professionals. With SAS, you can confidently balance short- and long-term strategies while addressing changing regulatory requirements.

Establish a firmwide risk technology foundation

Update legacy processes with a modernized risk infrastructure that supports scalable, high-quality data, workflow, analytics and reporting.

Integrate risk & finance modeling

A common platform supports IFRS 9 and CECL regulatory requirements, along with enterprise stress testing.

Achieve best-practice model risk management compliance

Full transparency and prebuilt governance processes ease your compliance burden and provide organizational accountability.

Improve regulatory risk management processes for Basel III/IV compliance

SAS supports compliance for all regulatory risk management mandates, including regulatory capital, liquidity risk and BCBS 239.

Enhance credit risk management processes throughout the life cycle

Efficiently and effectively manage the entire credit risk management process – from origination to portfolio management, and from collections to recovery.

Incorporate AI

Use AI and machine learning for credit scoring, capital optimization, backtesting and model validation, and regtech.

Customer Success

Banks Working Smarter With SAS®

  • Mastering model governance

    TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, one of the 20 largest banks in the world, uses SAS to get accurate, timely insights on risk so it can stay on top of regulatory requirements, keeping executive management and regulators up-to-date on model status across all risk categories.

  • Bank of Baroda

    Cultivating a risk culture

    Bank of Baroda, an India-based bank operating in 25 countries, is using SAS to strengthen governance and foster trust through a comprehensive operational risk framework. Using SAS, the bank reduced the time required for loss event data collection and reporting from three months to 15 days, enabling more frequent risk assessments and proactive risk mitigation.

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