Risk Basics
GARP's core banking risk and regulation program has been used by institutions on six continents -- many of the world's leading global banks and financial institutions use Foundations of Banking Risk as part of their professional development curriculum.
Foundations of Banking Risk (FBR) is a self-guided interactive program that covers how banks operate, how they're governed and how they're regulated. Learn the basics about the main risks banks take -- credit, market and operational -- and how international regulation, including the Basel Accords, affect the management of these risks.
The complete FBR program price:
US$195 plus shipping for GARP Individual Members
US$275 plus shipping for GARP Affiliates/Non-Members



FBR Cover FOUNDATIONS OF BANKING RISKEach chapter contains examples of actual financial events, case study scenarios, and diagrams in a user-friendly format.


What's included in the FBR Program?
  • Foundations of Banking Risk textbook (print and digital editions)
  • E-learning Platform -- 6-month access to GARP's eLearning Center, including chapter slides, quizzes and key concept analysis
  • Knowledge Assessment Exam (preview) -- An online self-assessment exam allows for instant feedback on incorrect answers. GARP will provide verification upon successful completion
  • A one-year Affiliate Membership to GARP
Who should register for the FBR Program?Whether you're working for an organization active in the financial markets or looking to pursue a new career opportunity, the Foundations of Banking Risk program makes it easy to understand the concepts underlying banking risk -- no matter what your level.
  • Professionals in non-risk groups: Accounting, Audit, Compliance, IT, Legal, Operations, Portfolio Management, Research, Sales, Trading
  • Student pursuing a career in the financial markets
  • Anyone interested in a Banking Risk 101 curriculum

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