30 Mar 2023

SVB Failure - Key Lessons for Institutional Investors

The failure of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) is a stark reminder that banks are vulnerable and such events can easily spread and affect other banks. This article reminds institutional investors and investment managers how the risk practices set out in the Alternative Investment Standards can help address deposit/counterparty risk.

This article also provides examples of analyses that can help detect vulnerabilities, as well as specific questions investors can ask when assessing deposit/counterparty risk.

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