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Online Bank Management Contest

CSOB BANK (OBMC 2013)

The OBMC was great, it helped me to understand the high level decision making process and provided me with a much better understanding of looking at the balance sheets and P/L statements of a bank.

ING BANK BE (OBMC 2013)

This contest provides you with a great understanding of the broad banking picture.

ING BANK NL (OBMC 2013)

Great chance to learn everything about a bank's P&L, balance sheet, and the challenges banks are facing nowadays.

ING BANK BE (OBMC 2013)

Already during Q1 I gained a lot of knowledge and insight into how banks work and why they take certain decisions, especially in the financial uncertain times we encounter at the moment.

Belfius Bank (OBMC 2013)

A fun and interactive way to gain enhance your undertanding of bank management.

ING NL (OBMC 2013)

A very nice and fun way to learn about what financial institutions are really about.

Belfius Bank (OBMC 2013)

Quick and pleasant way to learn the basics of a full service bank while working closely with your team.

FirstRand Bank

The simulation gives you a great overview of bank management. It has been one of the best learning experiences of my life.

FirstRand Bank

Not only is this a highly stressful experience, it provides a unique opportunity to see the “big picture” when it comes to balance sheet, liquidity, funding management. I can only recomend this to everyone who wishes to enhance their Treasury/ALM skills.

ING Bank

ING Bank

I really enjoyed the simulation and the exposure to ALM from a macro and micro standpoint. It was a very unique opportunity to converse with our banking peers from around the world. In today’s challenging markets, these conversations are crucial to understanding the new global environment.

ING Bank

ING Bank

Great learning experience for bankers in any function. One could study annual reports of real banks to understand how a bank works, or participate in OBMC. OBMC gives great insight into a bank’s challenges.

csob Bank

CSOB Bank

Great time to spend with people from other countries to learn a lot about other areas of management of business and to get a view of bank balance sheet management.

ING Bank

ING Bank

It was an amazing experience to share knowledge and to discuss about the challenges in the banking industry. OBMC provides us a unique learning experience and exposure to a dynamic simulation that is very realistic and reflecting the challenges of today’s banking industry.

FirstRand Bank

A realistic look at how decisions made can affect a bank's overall performance under different economic scenarios and how sensitive these results could be if not managed appropriately.

FirstRand Bank

It was a wonderful way to get a firm grip of the intricacies of banking at a strategic level for a future banker.

FirstRand Bank

The OBMC experience has provided me with an overview of how a bank operates and why certain indicators in the market are so important. It helped me to put the puzzle together.

Dexia Bank

The OBMC was a great experience: competing within a multidisciplinary team and at the same time getting a good insight in how the banking business works.

Ameriabank CJSC

Good chance to compete with the world and markets unpredictable nature

Dexia

Dexia Bank

The OBMC was a great opportunity to put in practice some key concepts about general management of a bank and to get a clear view of the interaction between the decisions made and the profit/risk profile we achieved.

ING Bank

ING Bank

The simulation takes you through all the main aspects of banking, whilst experiencing the drive to perform better than the other participating financial institutions. Fun & learning at the same time.

SunTrust Bank

SunTrust Bank

A wonderful opportunity to learn how to run a bank.

Friesland Bank

Friesland Bank N.V.

The OBMC was a delightful and educational experience which contributed greatly in getting a perception of the core principles in banking.

ING Bank

ING Bank

The OBMC experience is both an intellectual challenge and fun teamwork, the best of both worlds in one exciting simulation game

FirstRand Bank

FirstRand Bank Limited

OBMC was an invaluable learning experience of the factors and complexities involved in running a full-service bank.

SunTrust Bank

SunTrust Bank

The OBMC was a challenging experiment in bank management simulation that requires each banker to make difficult decisions based on real world influences.

SimArch Workshops

Royal Bank of Scotland

Royal Bank of Scotland

London, United Kingdom

Great balance between learning & practice. Great presenting!

SunTrust Bank

KBC Bank

Brussels, Belgium

Great Course. We were provided with great insight using real life examples. It gives a really good overview and insight into bank strategy, to know how different areas are interconnected. Very good to practice with the simulation. A very good course to broaden your view.

Dexia

ABN AMRO Bank

Amsterdam, Netherlands

The course gave me the base to develop my career since in my day-to-day work I am not exposed sufficiently to how banking works, how decisions are made and reasons why etc.

ING Bank

NLB Banka

Lujubljana, Slovenia

Useful, interesting and dynamic course. One of the best programmes I've ever been presented. It was a great experience. More bankers should attend these simulations, very knowledgeable facilitator. Learning by doing is the best training method.