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Providing insights, solutions, and connections to the global banking community.  Our timely events provide you with the information you need on credit risk management, balance sheet management, regulatory compliance, and more.

Upcoming Events


Balance Sheet Management "ZMFS" Conference

In-person | Washington Duke Inn | Durham, NC

We look forward to seeing everyone in person once again at the Washington Duke Inn to ACE the power of asset-liability management

Moody's Analytics

CreditLens™ User Forum

In-Person | New York, NY

Join us at the upcoming in-person CreditLens™ user forum to learn about exciting upcoming features of the CreditLens solution that can help your team create efficiencies in credit origination and monitoring processes, and network with CreditLens experts and your peers to share your experiences and hear how the solution is making their daily activities easier. 

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Commercial & Ag Lending Conference (CALC) 2022

Building a Resilient Lending Community

CALC 2022 will deliver a comprehensive program focused on the most relevant industry topics facing our lending communities, ranging from the top 5 issues Ag Lenders face to addressing cybersecurity and examining the risk fundamentals in future lending. Three content streams have been explicitly crafted around Ag lending, emerging risks, and lending profitably.

Past Events

schedule 18 August 2020

South Africa Webinar Series: Weathering the Storm: Managing Liquidity, Interest Rate and Credit Risk through Integrated Balance Sheet Management in Times of COVID-19

In this webinar, we show how an integrated balance sheet management solution can be leveraged to allow better alignment for the management of liquidity risk, interest rate risk, and credit risk; thereby breaking down the silos that traditionally exist in these risk disciplines.

schedule 60 Mins | 4 August 2020

South Africa Webinar Series: Collaborative Credit Decisioning and Early Warning Capabilities

In this webinar, we will discuss Moody’s Analytics' automated capabilities to: - Speedily access financial spreading data - Interpret PDFs - Analyse data within a SaaS deployed collaborative framework.

We will explore reporting capabilities and conclude by discussing how to stay on top of your counterparty and portfolio risk, by leveraging our monitoring and early warning system.

schedule 60 Mins | 16 July 2020

Moody's Analytics and KBA East Africa Webinar Series: Risk Based Loan Pricing

Kenya’s parliament agreed last year to remove an interest rate limit that was introduced in 2016 to curb high borrowing costs. The policy is expected to benefit local banks although there are concerns about a return to excessive borrowing costs. It is also expected that the move will attract more competition in the lending space among banks and other lenders going forward.

In this webinar, we will discuss:

  • The current pricing framework adopted by Financial Institutions in Kenya
  • The best practices in Risk Based Loan Pricing
  • How has IFRS 9 and recent COVID-19 crisis impact the loan pricing methods
  • Example of a loan pricing model practical application
schedule 60 Mins | 9 July 2020

Classification and Stage Allocation of Financial Instruments Under IFRS 9

IFRS Standard 9 has introduced a new classification of financial instruments which determines their measurement method.

In this webinar, we will discuss and answer questions such as:

  • How can the entities determine the classification of financial instruments based on the business model for managing the financial assets and the contractual cash flow characteristics?
  • What are the factors that determine the significant increase in credit risk for allocating instruments to stage 2?
  • Definition of default and Stage 3 instruments
  • Challenges in the current environment in determining the significant increase in credit risk
schedule 60 Mins | 7 July 2020

South Africa Webinar Series: Credit Assessment, Loss Forecasting and Pandemic Pathways

In this session we explore analytics and data that assess the current-state of credit portfolios, considering loss, downgrade risk, as well as that consider severity and length of this unprecedented economic slowdown across industries and countries.

schedule 60 Mins | 29 June 2020

Moody's Analytics and RIMAN West Africa Webinar Series: Capital Adequacy Challenges for West African Banks Post COVID-19

Banks around the world are facing a significant weakening in loan quality as the coronavirus pandemic weighs on the economy.

In this webinar we will discuss:

  • How banks can forecast expected credit losses under various economic scenarios taking into account the downside risks on oil price
  • How can their internal ratings be adjusted in order to incorporate the impact of the current situation and future pathways
  • How can data and analytics be leveraged for better decision-making at all levels