RapidRatings Blog

CECL, Merton Models and Volatility’s Threat to ALLL Accuracy

February 16,2018

The imposition of CECL reporting, beginning in 2020, presents the US banking industry with unprecedented analytical and administrative challenges. It is no surprise that banks admit to...

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IFRS 9 Reporting Deadline Weeks Away

February 01,2018
Banking Community Looks to Canadian “Dual Filers” for Effects on Loan Loss Recognition

GAAP filers have until 2020 before they must make public their first attempts at estimating credit losses...

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Community Banks and Their Road to CECL Implementation

January 10,2018

What Keeps Community Banks up at Night

In October 2017, the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) and the Federal Reserve jointly published Community Banking in the 21st Century/2017,”...

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Three Unintended Consequences of False Positive Risk Ratings

December 18,2017

How incorrect classification of low risk companies can impact revenue & strain business relationships

Organizations rely on the accuracy of their risk management tools  to correctly identify and...

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Congressmen Cautious on CECL Implementation

October 05,2017

The CECL Saga carries on - RapidRatings joins its many clients in the banking industry to pay close attention.

On October 5th, 23 of the 60 members of the U.S. House of Representatives...

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