Financial Services and Trading
The agencies that comprise the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) created the FFIEC Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering (BSA/AML) Examination Manual. These examination procedures apply to banks, savings and loan associations, savings associations, credit unions, and branches, agencies, and representative offices of foreign banks.Manual provides guidance to examiners for carrying o..
International regulation is clear and thorough about a theme: under pillar 3 requirements, risks must be disclosed according to the rules of the art. This includes making a statement on risk appetite and giving a useful picture about the overall risks actually incurred by the institution, be these risks covered by capital requirements or not, be these risks well understood or less so. The importance of pill..
The market and the regulatory community pay close attention to a financial organization’s credit culture because a strong credit culture is critical to the success of credit risk management. Some 14 credit discipline tools help management to implement, maintain, and ensure that credit risk and the credit culture stay on track. Join Dev Strischek as he offers a credit discipline tool checklist and explains h..
This webinar will cover the entire credit process from how to obtain the information and what you need to look for in the statements. We will show the relationship between the income statement, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows. We will go through an entire analysis process using a variety of ratios including Liquidity, Activity, Leverage, and Profitability. The webinar will show how to common-size..
During this webinar, we will discuss the Nacha operating rules and how they impact your organization or specifically, your role. Due to the ever-changing regulatory landscape for financial institutions, rules & regulations keep changing or new ones are added, that address back-office functionality. Nacha operating rules describe and outline the path to follow.Areas CoveredOverview and backgroundNacha Op..
The turbulent ever-changing and technology-driven world of business requires changing and evolving roles for controllers. The focus is currently more on the soft side of the business, rather than accounting and reporting. It is more about people-pleasing than pencil-pushing. Studies have shown the controllers who want to rise in the ranks of CFO must learn to put down their pencils and master the soft skill..
During this webinar, we will go over the fundamentals of CIP, CDD, EDD, CTR, and also, current Issues that impact your day-to-day. Due to the ever-changing regulatory landscape for financial institutions, rules & regulations regarding financial crimes are increasing. It’s important to understand the red flags associated with reporting, customer interaction, and on the IT side, but also the fundamental s..
Your company just received a large order from a brand-new customer, and they are anxious to get it shipped. However, as you try to pull a credit report you are not able to find anything of substance on this potential new customer, what do you do? This webinar will give you tools that you can use to help find out more about this potential new account, how to work with your sales team to get them educated abo..
One of the most basic analytical and underwriting tools a banker must have is the ability to determine whether a borrower can repay its short-term borrowings based on the financial information available. First, the session will explain the interrelationships among revenue projections, the expenses needed to support seasonal sales growth as well as the working capital assets, fixed assets, and li..
During this webinar, we will review a definition of an unfair act or practice, and unfair and deceptive credit under UDAAP, and unfair debt collection under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Due to the ever-changing regulatory landscape for financial institutions, rules & regulations that address UDAAP are important to understand. Discrimination is becoming a topic that learners need to understand..
During this webinar, we will review recent changes to the ACH rules and also discuss upcoming changes that might impact your organization or specifically, your role. Due to the ever-changing regulatory landscape for financial institutions, rules & regulations keep changing or new ones are added, that address back-office functionality. ACH is one where regulators are trying to keep up with advancements i..
This session is intended to provide guidance on how to develop and maintain a Credit Administration (CA) function that will provide guidance to anyone involved in the credit function of the bank. The session also highlights the safeguards to manage the bank’s loan portfolio in a safe and sound manner.CA supports credit risk management by watching over credit policy, credit analysis and underwrit..
Bankers have relied on the 5 C’s of credit - capacity, conditions, collateral, capital, and character for many years, but what do these terms really mean, and how do lenders use them to determine whether a potential borrower is creditworthy? This simple credit model is simple to understand and easy to use. Attend the session to C the big picture for credit analysis and underwriting.What can be l..
This webinar will cover the affirmative action compliance obligations that impact banks, including compliance obligations under Executive Order 11246 (affirmative action for women and minorities), Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (affirmative action for individuals with disabilities), VEVRAA (affirmative action for protected veterans), and Executive Order 13672 (prohibiting discrimination on th..
In light of recent legislation changing the Internal Revenue Code, many accountants are realizing they are not quite "up to speed" on the accounting for income taxes, particularly the handling of deferred tax assets and deferred tax liabilities. This webinar addresses most issues specifically covered in FASB Statement No. 109 (ASC 740.10) dealing with current and deferred income taxes. It puts the foc..