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Do populist politics not only allow a vent for people’s frustration but also strengthen the sustainability of the current robust global economy?

Global Risk Watch Vol.41 August 2018

Risk intelligence e-Newsletter provides an overview of various corporate management risks from a global perspective featuring key events that occurred over the past month and need to be carefully examined for risk management purposes. The Center for Risk Management Strategy (CRMS) as part of the global Deloitte Tohmatsu Group provides you with experienced analysis on risk management and financial regulation.

Overview Macroeconomic and Financial Risks

# Do populist politics not only allow a vent for people’s frustration but also strengthen the sustainability of the current robust global economy?
Tsuyoshi Oyama, Partner/Head of Center for Risk Management Strategy (CRMS) at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC/Deloitte Asia Pacific Risk and Capital Management Leader

Even amid a robust global economy the strength of the American economy is clearly visible. The EU and Japanese economies are showing a trend towards decelerating growth likely due to dwindling slack in the labor markets and some concerns about trade friction. Thus, the US economy alone is ...

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Overview of Development in Financial Regulations

# PDCA of conduct risk management
Shiro Katsufuji, Director, Center for Risk Management Strategy at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC

In July, the Japanese Financial Services Agency (JFSA) published a discussion paper titled “Approach to Inspection and Supervision of Compliance Risk Management (Draft Basic Guidelines on Compliance Risk Management).” The document generally ...

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Highlight of Indicator for this Month

# Thinking critically about the spread of an economic shock from Turkey
Toshikazu Kumagai, Manager, Center for Risk Management Strategy at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC

Worries about an economic slowdown have strengthened recently in the face of the Turkish lira’s sharp decline. The US has also begun to press for the release of an American pastor (currently under house arrest for his supposed participation in the failed coup 2 years ago) by offering to remove economic sanctions on Turkey. The Turkish government has opposed ...

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Seminars, Conferences & Publications

【Lectures】

# Finance Development Seminar: Implementing governance reform, hosted by the Bank of Japan (September 4, 2018 | Nagoya) 
Shiro Katsufuji (Director, CRMS, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC) will present on “Points in developing risk appetite framework.”

 

【Publication】

# IFRS Insurance Contracts – Theory and Structure (September 4, 2018 | published by Hoken Mainichi Shinbun Publishing) 
Shigeyuki Goto (Director, CRMS, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC) wrote Chapter 14: Significance and Consideration as Corporate Management of the book, and contributed as one of the editors. 

# Weekly Financial Affairs Magazine August 20 Issue (published by Financial Affairs Research Publishing) 
 Shiro Katsufuji contributed an article titled “Frontline of non-financial risk management – new sphere of risk management.”

 

【Other Activities】

Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC is a supporting member of the Institute of Financial Risk Management and Audit. CRMS members serve as lecturers at their seminars. 

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