Interest Rate Risk Should Not Be Ignored! As with any risk-management assessment, there is always the option to do nothing, and that is what many people do. However, in circumstances of unpredictability, sometimes not hedging is disastrous. Yes, there is a cost to hedging, but what is the cost of a major move in the wrong direction? The U.S. has experienced historically low interest rate environment since 2008, the clock is ticking, what are the economic ramifications. Banks and credit unions need to be prepared for the eventual shock of higher rates. Increasingly, IRR management will match credit risk as the regulators next hot button. This webinar will cover all aspects of understanding the regulatory requirements expected from banks for Interest Rate Risk Management. At the end of the webinar the speaker will handle your specific questions related to this topic.
• Why Interest Rate Risk (IRR) Should Not Be Ignored