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Senior management responsibility in banks



Regulators have made clear their view that responsibility for the culture of a bank sits at the top; if senior management create the right culture, good regulatory practice and procedures will naturally follow.

Following the financial crisis banks’ senior management have come under increasing regulatory scrutiny and in some jurisdictions proposals have been put forward to make it easier to make them accountable for their actions.

To help you keep up to date with current developments, we have produced a comparative analysis of how senior management responsibility in banks is being treated in different jurisdictions around the world.

Australia Belgium Canada China France Germany Hong Kong Indonesia Italy Poland Singapore South Africa The Netherlands UAE UK US