The interagency Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has issued the attached press release announcing two FFIEC Risk Management Planning Seminars in 1998. The seminar schedule follows:
May 14-15 in San Antonio, TX. The seminar will focus on community institutions.
October 15-16 in San Francisco, CA. The
focus will be large institutions.
The planning seminars, held since 1990, provide an opportunity for senior management to discuss risk management issues and examination procedures with regulators. Appropriate bank-wide risk management programs are essential to the safe and sound operation of financial institutions.
All financial institutions are encouraged to send a senior staff member to one of the seminars. For more information, please contact the FFIEC Examiner Education Office at (703) 516-5588.
Distribution: FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
NOTE: Paper copies of FDIC financial
institution letters may be obtained through the FDIC's Public
Information Center, 801 17th Street, N.W., Room 100, Washington D.C.
20434 (800-276-6003 or (703) 562-2200).