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Rising Interest Rates: Not Just a Liability-Side Risk

Rising Interest Rates: Not Just a Liability-Side Risk By Leonard DeRoma While the timing and magnitude may be uncertain, one thing we know for sure is that interest rates will rise.  If history and market tendencies are any indication, the yield curve (the difference between ...
/ Archive, Article, Intel, January 2014

How To Manage IRR In A Changing Economic Environment

THE CEO CORNER: How To Manage IRR In A Changing Economic Environment It is clear that coming out of the worst economic environment since the Great Depression, community banks face a challenging credit and earnings cycle. That is why many bank executives and boards of ...
/ Archive, Article, Intel, January 2014

Expect Interest Rate Risk Management Scrutiny from Examiners in 2014

Expect Interest Rate Risk Management Scrutiny from Examiners in 2014 Bank examiners will assess how community banks manage interest rate risk (IRR) exposures in 2014. They want to know if a bank’s interest rate risk measurement process is adequate based on its risk profile and ...
/ Archive, Article, Intel, January 2014