New York, NY, March 13, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts has announced today Frank Farone, Managing Director, Darling Consulting Group, Inc. will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ upcoming webcast entitled: “Interest Rate Risk Issues - Practical Guidance LIVE Webcast” This 2-hour event is scheduled for April 28, 2010, Wednesday, at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT. (For further details of the event and an updated list of panelists, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2010_Interest_Rate.html)
Early this year, Donald Kohn of the Federal Reserve Board warned banks of the uncertainty going about in interest rates, thus increasing the risks posed on financial institutions. It is therefore very important to know how to properly and wisely manage interest rate risks. In this 2-hour live webcast, you'll learn more about the following practical guidance:
- Factors that influence interest rate risks
- How to avoid dangerous risks
- How is asset liability management performed
- Up-to-the-minute regulatory updates; and
- Live Audience Q&A
The Knowledge Group will gather a panel of experts and key thought leaders in this timely event to provide their insights and answer your questions, live.
About Frank Farone
Frank consults nationwide with CEOs and CFOs of banks to increase earnings through the proactive management of capital, liquidity/funding risk, and interest rate risk. Prior to joining DCG, Frank was Vice President at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston, where he consulted in areas of asset/liability management, pricing theory, liquidity and capital management. He is a frequent speaker and author on topics such as industry issues and trends, funding solutions, regulatory issues, interest rate risk management, capital management, and derivatives hedging techniques.
Frank was designated a “top-rated” speaker by FMS and is well known for his popular seminar “Turbo Charging Your ALCO Process” having helped thousands of bankers across the country.
Frank graduated magna cum laude from Siena College in Albany, N.Y., and holds an accounting degree from Albany Business College. He lives in Winchester, Massachusetts with his son, Alex. He is an avid golfer and runner, having completed 39 marathons, including several Boston Marathons over the past 20 years.
About Darling Consulting Group, Inc.
Darling Consulting Group is an independent ALM solutions provider offering a distinctive mix of consulting, analytical and validation services. For more than 25 years, DCG’s team of 70 consultants, analysts and staff has worked with banks to improve their financial performance, meet regulatory expectations and build confidence in ALM decision-making.
For more information about Frank Farone, and Darling Consulting Group, Inc., please visit: www.darlingconsulting.com
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. “We bring together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts that study the impact of changing regulations and help businesses succeed through proper regulatory compliance.” To contact or to register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.