DECEMBER 2016 - Ghana International Bank plc implements KnowCo Stress-testing Software

Ghana International Bank plc (GHIB), a Ghanaian-owned international Bank based in the City of London, has gone live with KnowCo’s stress-testing system, KST.

Following an internal review of the bank’s risk management systems and processes, GHIB concluded that its plans for development and growth demanded further support in the high-focus area of stress-testing. The Bank subsequently began its search for a solution, which led to a comprehensive evaluation of competing offerings. Festus Mensah, Head of Regulatory Reporting, explains why KnowCo’s product was selected...

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NOVEMBER 2016 - Wesleyan Bank has gone live with KnowCo’s stress-testing system, KST.

KST provides comprehensive, intuitive stress-testing and business modelling functionality across liquidity, credit risk capital and IRRBB, set in a secure production environment and fed automatically with data from the Bank’s data warehouse. KST will enable greater assurance and transparency around data integrity and offer significant reduction in senior management time spent on controlling spreadsheet risk.

Steve Deutsch, Chief Executive of Wesleyan Bank said: “Wesleyan Bank is a growing business. We are already a leading provider of short term loans in the legal market and have extended our reach into our other core customer markets including doctors, dentists, teachers and accountants.”...

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FEBRUARY 2016 - KnowCo-ALM Software integrates with Sword Apak’s core banking system, Aurius

Leading provider of expert technological solutions for the banking sector, Sword Apak, has confirmed that its new-generation core banking system, Aurius, can now host KnowCo’s popular stress-testing and ALM application. “Aurius is a proven, future-proof alternative to traditional legacy banking platforms. Our growing Aurius user base expects continuous added value through the scalability and flexibility of our system,” comments Mark Elliott, Director of Banking, Sword Apak, “Through our relationship with KnowCo, our clients now have the option of deploying a leading asset and liability management and stress-testing application, with a pre-built interface to Aurius.....

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DECEMBER 2015 - KnowCo Announces Release 3 of its ALM System for Stress-testing and Business Modelling

KnowCo Limited, a provider of risk management and compliance services and applications, has today announced the release of major upgrades to its proven stress-testing and business modelling application, K-ALM. Dr Lise Land, Director, Software Solutions, said: “K-ALM V3 incorporates important, brand new functionality which will greatly benefit our user base, as well as consolidating all of the enhancements developed in the last 2 years, since the previous major release. Product development, responding to both regulatory expectations and to client requests.....

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