Stress Testing on Liquidity Risk

Expand your knowledge of managing and developing stress testing, with a particular focus on liquidity risk, through practical examples and case studies.

This three-day training course will build a strong foundation in liquidity risk and stress testing by examining its theory, technical approaches, and solutions. The sessions will explore stress testing scenarios, liquidity and stress testing practical application, implementation for contingency planning and funding, as well as early warning signals, buffers, and balance sheet optimisation.

The course will provide delegates with the best capabilities and depth of knowledge that will allow them to grasp the latest regulatory requirements, fundamental principles, and understand the direction of leading organisations in this field. 

Dennis Cox

Founder and Chief Executive

Risk Reward

Expert Profile: Dennis William Cox BSc BFP FCA FCSI


Dennis Cox is the Founder and Chief Executive of Risk Reward Ltd, where he oversees all consulting and training projects. An internationally recognized financial services risk management. compliance, internal audit and financial crime expert, he specializes in the interdisciplinary forward-looking impact of and opportunities of regulation, digital technologies, and the challenges surrounding credit, market, liquidity/treasury and operational risk, as well as successful compliance implementation techniques and model validation best practise.

Mr. Cox has more than 30 years of experience in the areas of risk, banking, financial crime, audit, and accounting. He has held senior management positions within the banking and accountancy profession as Director, Risk Management at HSBC Insurance Brokers Limited, and Director, Risk Management, Prudential Portfolio Managers. Formerly he held several roles within the audit profession, including Senior Audit Manager (Compliance) at HSBC Holdings PLC and Senior Manager (Banking and Finance) at both BDO Binder Hamlyn and Arthur Young (now Arthur Anderson and Ernst & Young),

Regional and national regulators and regulated banks and financial institutions (traditional and Islamic)  worldwide (USA FDIC, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Bank of England, the Central Banks of Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, the Singapore Monetary Authority, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Bank of Japan, Bank Negara, Malaysia, Taiwan, the European Union), bank trade associations and their member banks plus national training organisations (British Bankers Association, Taiwanese Academy of Banking and Finance, Association of Cyprus Banks, et al) Cyprus), have benefited from the regulatory, technical and behavioural guidance and training afforded by Mr Cox through Risk Reward Ltd since 2002.

He is a Fellow, Co-founder and Chairman of the Risk Forum for the UK Chartered Securities and Investment Institute and administers the Risk Reward Global Risk Forum on LinkedIn. A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA), he has also been a National Council Member for 17 years and a representative of the public as Council Member of the Institute of Actuaries (Insurance) for 10 years.

He holds an honours degree in Mathematics from the London University Westfield College.

A much in-demand speaker and trainer known for his highly-interactive, practical, job-role approaches, ease of communicating complex topics into an enjoyable  social learning experience with wit and personal attention to delegates, Mr. Cox is the author of Banking and Finance: Accounts, Audit and Practice, An Introduction to Money Laundering Deterrence and The International Handbook of Money Laundering Deterrence. He is the co-author of The Mathematics of Banking & Finance and is the senior editor and author of several chapters in The Frontiers of Risk Management.

What will you learn?
  • Gain a comprehensive introduction to stress testing and liquidity risk
  • Understand how the global financial crisis and regulations shapes their approach in Asia
  • Have the ability to build a stress testing framework based on the underlining principles to maximise the process
  • Build an understanding of contingency planning and funding to identify and deal with interaction between liquidity and other risks 
  • Explore liquidity and stress testing practical application & balance sheet optimisation
Who should attend?

Relevant departments may include but are not limited to:

  • Senior and executive management
  • Risk Management
  • Business unit management and risk champions
  • Operations and control functions 
  • Financial control
  • Treasury and Asset and Liability Management
  • Internal audit
Sessions include
  • Liquidity Risk and How it Impacts the Region
  • Regulatory Liquidity Stress Testing Requirements
  • Building a Practical Stress Testing Framework - Governance
  • Understanding the Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IRRBB) Framework 
  • Implementation for Contingency Planning and Funding
  • Stress-Testing Scenario Development 
  • Liquidity Stress Testing and Balance Sheet Optimisation 
  • Embedding Stress Testing and Liquidity Risk into Your Organisation 

Live Virtual training courses


Our live virtual training courses have been designed to engage and inspire you. Much more than a webinar, our approach includes:

  • Technical content compressed into 60-minute interactive sessions and spread out over two, three or four days

  • Facilitated collaboration including Q&A, interactive polling and group workshops

  • Live interaction with subject matter experts – get your questions answered in real time

  • Receive comprehensive course materials and supporting content from to reinforce your learning

  • Stay connected with other learners and extend your network by joining our dedicated LinkedIn group for course participants

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