MORS Blog

MORS Software Celebrates 18 Years of Innovation and Looks Forward to Its Biggest Year Yet

On Friday, 16th February, we marked a significant milestone for MORS Software as we celebrated 18 years of dedication to delivering cutting-edge financial software solutions. Since our inception, MORS Software has been at the forefront of innovation, providing comprehensive solutions that empower banks. Our commitment to excellence, customer satisfaction, and continuous improvement has been the […]

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The EBA publishes its heatmap following scrutiny of the interest rate risk in the banking book

On January 24th, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a detailed heatmap analyzing the implementation of Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IRRBB) standards across EU banks. This document outlines the scrutiny of IRRBB risk management, focusing on the challenges and strategies for both short and medium-term objectives. It emphasizes the importance of enhanced […]

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The Role of Management in Our Sustainability Journey

At MORS, our recent Green Office certification by WWF is not just a milestone; it’s a testament to our commitment to sustainability. A significant portion of this journey towards a greener future is spearheaded by our management team. Leadership in sustainability is about setting the tone for an organisation’s environmental initiatives and embedding these values […]

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The Critical Role of Scenario Analysis in Modern ALM Practices

Reflecting back on 2023, the banking sector witnessed unprecedented challenges and significant shifts. The year was a defining moment, characterized by global economic volatility and specific incidents that tested the resilience of financial institutions. These developments have firmly established Asset Liability Management (ALM) as a crucial element in the strategic toolkit of banks. In 2024, […]

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MORS: A Year in Review 🌟

As we bid farewell to another year, it’s time to reflect on the achievements and milestones that have defined our journey at MORS Software. Here’s a snapshot of the incredible highlights that have shaped our year: More satisfied customers Great Place to Work Certification: Double Win at Global FinTech Innovation Awards and Welcoming Monzo as […]

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Treasury Management in Banks in 2024

Navigating Through an Era of Digital Transformation and Regulatory Shifts The year 2024 represents a noteworthy phase in the evolution of treasury management within banks. Driven by digital innovation, regulatory changes, and a more complex global financial landscape, the role of treasury has become more strategic and tech-centric. In this blog post, we delve into […]

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Asset Liability Management Trends in 2024

Embracing Innovation in a Dynamic Financial Landscape As we venture deeper into 2024, the world of Asset Liability Management (ALM) continues to evolve rapidly, driven by technological advancements, regulatory changes, and shifting market dynamics. In this post, we explore the key trends shaping ALM strategies next year, offering insights for financial institutions to stay ahead […]

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Navigating IRRBB Challenges in the Benelux Markets

Managing Interest Rate Risk in a Dynamic Financial EnvironmentIn the dynamic and integrated financial landscape of the Benelux region, comprising Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg, managing and understanding Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IRRBB) has become increasingly crucial for banks. This post delves into the unique challenges and strategies for effectively managing IRRBB […]

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Planning & Forecasting as a Part of Treasury & ALM

In today’s world of banking and finance, with a high levels of market volatility, accurate planning and forecasting are pivotal to the success of any bank. These practices are not only essential for sound financial management but also play a crucial role in navigating regulatory requirements and staying ahead of market trends. For banks, integrating […]

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EBA published the technical package of its 3.3 Reporting Framework Phase 3

The European Banking Authority (EBA) published the technical package for its Reporting Framework 3.3 Phase 3. This provides the standard specifications that include the validation rules, the Data Point Model (DPM) and the XBRL taxonomies to support the new reporting on Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IRRBB). Read more

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