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Steve Lueker, Managing Director, NewOak to Speak at the KC’s Risk-Based Capital Rules: Regulatory Changes and Its Impact on Your Bottom Line in 2015 Live Webcast

New York, NY, March 13, 2015 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Steve Lueker, Managing Director, NewOak will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Risk-Based Capital Rules: Regulatory Changes and Its Impact on Your Bottom Line in 2015 LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for March 16, 2015 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).

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About Steve Lueker

Steve Lueker is a managing director in charge of NewOak’s Financial Litigation Consulting practice. In this role, Mr. Lueker is focused on new client generation and organic growth, with direct oversight over a number of the firm’s institutional client relationships. Mr. Lueker is also responsible for execution and delivery on a variety of client engagements primarily related to structured products and derivatives, including litigation and dispute resolution, periodic valuation and securitization transaction support services. He has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry.

Mr. Lueker has worked extensively both in finance and law, beginning his career as a tax attorney in 1996. In 2001, he joined HVB Group, a large European investment bank where he headed up the bank’s structuring group for North America, including responsibility for HVB’s North American financial institutions group. In that capacity, he structured bespoke financing and derivatives transactions, which covered a broad spectrum of asset classes. He later established a derivatives sales desk where he led the derivatives trading. After the financial collapse of Lehman Brothers, Mr. Lueker worked on the bankruptcy estate of Lehman Brothers, working out and restructuring derivatives transactions.

He holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University, a J.D. from California Western School of Law and an LL.M. (Taxation) from New York University School of Law.

About NewOak

NewOak is an independent financial services advisory firm built for today’s global markets.

Powered by a team of experienced asset-class, market and legal practitioners, NewOak provides a broad range of services to the world’s investment and commercial banks, insurance companies, asset managers, regulators and leading law firms. These services include mortgage risk analytics, valuation, fundamental credit analysis, financial litigation consulting, regulatory compliance, risk management, stress testing, capital adequacy, loan servicing oversight, model and process validation, due diligence and surveillance.

Backed by leading-edge analytics, data capabilities and proprietary, customizable technology, NewOak collaborates with clients to convert complex business threats into competitive advantage across its five service sectors: Financial Markets Advisory, Credit Services, Financial Litigation Consulting, Risk and Regulatory Compliance and Financial Technology Solutions. NewOak is headquartered in New York with offices in Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Danbury, Conn., and Irvine, Calif.

Event Synopsis:

Market security and economic stability are huge interests that every banking agencies aim to ensure and protect. Most financial institutions sought the assurance in attaining these goals by adopting Risk-Based Capital (RBC) and Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR) rules.

Over the years, RBC has been widely embraced by banking agencies to keep markets efficient. Banks are obliged to sustain their operating losses by securing sufficient capital. Similarly, the LCR final rule also require banks to secure enough high quality liquid assets (HQLA) that can be easily converted into cash to sustain their “liquidity stress periods”. Considering the new challenges, risks and obligations enclosed in these provisions, banking agencies must prepare for the possible implications and changes along their way.

In this CLE webinar, a panel of thought leaders assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide an overview of the latest Regulatory Changes regarding Risk-Based Capital and Liquidity Coverage Ratio Rules. The panel will help firms better understand the application of these changes and their consequences to your business.

Key topics include:

Risk-Based Capital and Liquidity Coverage Ratio Final Rule
Similarities and Distinctions between the Rules
Final Rules Requirements
Regulatory Changes: Effects on Agencies
Financial Effects
Transition Period of the Rules
Compliance Risks and Penalties

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