One of the most trusted names in financial reporting and economics, Dr. Rossell analyzes America’s financial future and the U.S. role in the global economy. Drawing on history, theory and her ringside seat to Wall Street, she delivers an insider perspective on the most important economic events of our time.
Factors that are responsible for recessions in any economy
A discussion of how elections typically affect the business cycle and financial markets
Outlook for the U.S. economy over the next 18-24 months
Join this session to hear from the Securities and Exchange Commission's Chief Accountant, Sagar Teotia, regarding accounting, financial reporting, internal control, and other matters impacting the banking industry.
Understand the priorities of the SEC’s office of the chief accountant
Learn about domestic and international matters for public companies
Margins are experiencing the cyclical tight squeeze as interest rates are rising and the curve is flattening to disturbing levels. The tipping point has arrived and cost of funds is quickly increasing. Meanwhile, loan rates are lagging due to competitive pressures; unrealized losses on bonds have resurfaced; EVE risk is rising and regulatory scrutiny is accelerating. Many will hit the “panic” button at precisely the wrong time and take action they will likely regret down the road for long time. Forewarned is Forearmed!
Discover strategies to consider and avoid in a low rate/inverted curve environment
High performing ALCOs: What separates the best from the rest?
Today's Controllership and extended Finance teams have a broad span of responsibilities and contributions enabling enterprise business priorities. Accordingly, Controllers have opportunity to strategize the optimization of processes and controls, utilizing contemporary technologies, and align the organization to appropriately protect and enable the bank into the future.
Gain an advanced understanding of the digital possibilities within Controllership
Learn how to advance strategy to modernize Controllership and enable Bank's top business priorities
In this session, KPMG will present entry criteria, execution and exit criteria in order to conduct and coordinate a meaningful parallel run program. We will share lessons learned and pitfalls from prior engagement fieldwork that resulted in substantial rework post adoption. This comprehensive session will provide tools that financial firms can utilize in order to prevent or detect infrastructure (e.g., process, system or data and personnel) risks. In addition, an overview of the financial impacts for mergers and acquisitions under pre and post CECL adoption scenario will be discussed.
Provide insight into the activities of the 3 lines of defense represents in order to present an operating framework
Discover what impacts look like for different products as well as an analysis of CECL SAB 74 disclosures and further expectations
During CECL implementation, many lessons have been learned. Find out how financial institutions have implemented CECL and explore the understanding gathered thus far. Topics include an update on progress made throughout the industry with regards to CECL implementation, overview of CECL implementation approaches and methodologies utilized by the industry, lessons learned from current CECL implementations, further considerations for the road to 2020 and beyond, and where we need to go from now.
Learn what industry is doing for CECL implementation and how an institution can leverage the lessons learned
Discover what gaps exist and how they might be addressed in the coming years
John Lankenau, Senior Vice President - Product and Operations, SS&C Primatics