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Wednesday, 27 March, 2019 | 17:00 | Economics Discovery Hub

Practical Workshop: New Trends in Loan Approvals

Wednesday, 27 March 2019
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Course instructor: Pavel Doležel (Manager Financial Services Risk Management, EY)

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What are the new trends in lending? What drives loan approvals nowadays and is it data-driven? Come to this practical workshop with EY expert Pavel Doležel to find out more about new trends in loan approvals.

What will be covered during the workshop:

  • Online channels (website, mobile applications)
  • New regulation (PSD2, GDPR, EBA guidelines, AML, ...)
  • Innovative data sources (Telco, Geolocation, website)
  • Technological changes (OCR, image recognition, anti-fraud mechanisms, ...)
  • Methods of scoring model’s development (GBT, Random forests).
  • Neuron networks, SVM, decision trees, logistic regression
  • Solution methodology “reject inference”

About the facilitator:

Pavel works as a Manager in the Financial Services Advisory team at EY with its main focus on credit risk modeling and related regulatory issues. He holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics (with a focus on statistics, probability and econometrics) from Charles University in Prague, Master’s degree in Economic Theory from Charles University in Prague and a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Accounting from Masaryk University in Brno. He has over 10 years’ experience in financial institutions in different financial, scoring and risk management roles, and has extensive experience in underwriting, provisioning and overall credit risk management. He has led several projects including credit bureau, underwriting process, limit management, provisioning, fair market value and cost allocation. He has also developed numerous application scoring/rating models using standard as well as innovative data sources, and developed several VBA based tools for fraud management and alternative scoring (association analysis, GPS tracking, etc.) and for corporate profitability estimation.

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