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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Malta's APS Bank has expanded its senior management team with the appointment of two heads for the asset-liability management and compliance functions respectively, the Time of Malta reported online.
MountainView Capital Holdings declared that it has taken over McGuire Performance Solutions, a provider of asset-liability management services to financial institutions in Scottsdale.
In his new role, he will be responsible for internal controls which promote safeguarding of assets, financial reporting in compliance with GAAP, regulatory requirements, budget and projections, and asset-liability management.
With over 25 years of experience in finance, he has a background in accountancy, asset-liability management and consulting.