Asset/liability management

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Asset/liability management

The task of managing the funds of a financial institution to accomplish two goals: (1) to earn an adequate return on funds invested and (2) to maintain a comfortable surplus of assets beyond liabilities. Also called surplus management.

Asset/Liability Management

Any active management strategy that involves coordinating a company's or fund's assets and liabilities such that the two together form an adequate return. Generally speaking, one aims to invest such that assets exceed liabilities as much as possible.
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Westport is a boutique firm specialising in providing asset-liability management services for nonqualified benefit and employee benefit programmes.
Contract notice: implementation of an asset-liability management calculation solution and internal transfer rate
Asset Management: The China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission has issued guidelines for an asset-liability management reporting requirement for insurers.
Moody's said insurers in the Aspac are now stepping up their efforts to improve asset-liability management and internal risk management, and embed capital analysis in their daily product offerings and asset allocation decisions.
The ratings reflect Just Group's capitalisation and leverage position, investment risk and asset-liability management (ALM), all of which Fitch assesses as very strong.
In the role, Fulcher is to focus on expanding the firm's capabilities in capital and asset-liability management (ALM).
The programme also included the first ever Islamic banking simulation developed by BIBF that allows trainees to experience all aspects of an Islamic bank including asset-liability management, treasury functions, profit and loss and balance sheet maintenance and non-compliance issues among others.
The first 100 days evaluation will focus on three key areas: (1) federal government budget and finances; (2) accrual accounting and asset-liability management; (3) outstanding government debt obligations, including government guaranteed debt, especially foreign obligations.
They encouraged the authorities to take an integrated asset-liability management approach to financing the fiscal deficit.
This results in asset-liability management issues, especially under the Liquidity Coverage Ratio requirement under the Basel III framework.
After Marks' presentation concluded, attendees chose from three concurrent breakout sessions that focused on increasing loan profitability, asset-liability management trends and the changing nature of recessions.
Insurers can receive an improved view of risk related to their assets and liabilities through the launch of SunGard's updated insurance asset-liability management capability.