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Basel Committee reviews vulnerabilities and emerging risks

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision met in Basel on 26th-27th February 2020 to review risks impacting the banking system, advance a range of supervisory initiatives and promote the implementation of Basel III. Business continuity measures related to COVID-19 were discussed.

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To slow a disease outbreak, focus on handwashing confirms new study

A new study estimates that improving the rates of handwashing by people passing through just 10 of the world's leading airports could significantly reduce the spread of many infectious diseases. And the greater the improvement in people's handwashing habits at airports, the more dramatic the effect on slowing the disease, the researchers found.

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Resilience First publishes Guide to Emotional Resilience

Major incidents can create major stresses for those directly and indirectly affected, often lasting for years or lifetimes, and impact organizations and communities for generations. The issue of emotional resilience extends beyond the individual as that person operates as part of a larger community, especially at work.

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Quantum Dawn V after-action report published

SIFMA has released the summary of key recommendations from its biennial Quantum Dawn financial sector cyber security global readiness exercise, which was conducted in November 2019.  Quantum Dawn enabled key public and private bodies around the globe to exercise their incident response protocols

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