RapidRatings Blog

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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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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The Masking Effect of Artificially Low Interest Rates on Supply Chains

September 07,2017

As access to capital tightens, is winter coming for your suppliers?

The era of artificially low, or in some cases zero, interest rates from central banks continues. But for how long? When the...

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Risk Management: Using Financial Health to Guide Your Way through Ambiguous Times

November 22,2016

Primary Sources Trump Market Sentiments

With Donald Trump elected as the next President of the United States, many are asking what the corporate climate will look like in the coming year. How...

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Brexit Spurs Risk Reassessment: 5 Factors to Consider When Evaluating UK Companies

July 07,2016

In the wake of the UK’s shocking decision to leave the EU, markets across the globe face unforeseen turmoil whose severity and duration fall beyond anyone’s predictive capability. As details...

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