TOPIC: Credit Union

How to Manage Credit Risk in a Recession: A Series Examining Best Practices | Webinar Series

Credit risk management is a cornerstone of community banking. How can your financial institution grow while also effectively managing the risk in the portfolio? Many bankers are asking this question right now, given that this could be their first recession in banking or because this recession is so different than previous ones due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In this 4-part webinar series, join credit risk experts as they walk through best practices for operating in this unique credit environment.

Session topics are: 
  • Part 1: Credit Memo (7/22) 
    • How does an economic downturn alter the credit memo’s content and process?
    • What are the right questions to ask and how can those answers be factored into future recommendations?
  • Part 2: Loan Grading (7/29)
    • How should institutions tweak loan grading in the face of a recession?
    • How should specific sectors be treated?
  • Part 3: SBA 7(a) Lending (8/5)
    • How can this program be used to hedge credit risk?
    • What would an institution need in order to get going?
  • Part 4: Loan Pricing (8/12)
    • Should pricing vary by loan type?
    • How should strategies change during a recession?

Register for the series. 

    Virtual Conference | ThinkBIG: Manage Risk. Drive Growth. | Sept. 22 - 23

    Registration is now open for our annual conference ThinkBIG: Manage Risk. Drive Growth. As we keep public health in mind, we've switched to a fully virtual format this year, bringing together industry thought leaders and experts, financial institution peers, CPAs, auditors, and regulators for two days of compelling educational content and networking.

    This conference will cover a variety of topics in CECL and portfolio risk, lending and credit risk, and ALM. Register today for the industry-leading conference that brings together over two decades of knowledge and experience (combining the former Sageworks Summit and MST National CECL Conference).

    Register now
    Sept. 22 - 23 

      OFAC Sanctions Webinar | Earn 1 CFCS and 1.25 CRCM and CAFP credits

      Tuesday, June 23, 2020
      2:00 PM ET / 1:00 PM CT
      Register today

      OFAC is targeting the most prolific economic sectors within nations of interest with a “maximum pressure” strategy to identify and starve out bad actors. This webinar highlights the strategy in addressing current geopolitical challenges, providing an update on the ever-evolving sanctions regimes imposed against Iran, Russia, Cuba, North Korea, and Venezuela and what that means for your institution. The session will also discuss the Framework of OFAC Compliance Commitments released in 2019, current case studies, and enforcement actions, and best practices.

      Join this session to learn:
      • The latest OFAC updates
      • How our changing world impacts regulations
      • Best practices for maintaining OFAC compliance
      • How these sanctions impact your financial institution
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