Risk Management and Accounting Concerns for Depository Institutions

A live event sponsored by Kaplan, HedgeStar, and ALM First

November 8-9, 2018  |  Fort Worth, TX


Registration is NOW OPEN for Risk Management and Accounting Concerns for Depository Institutions. Earn CPE credit and SAVE $90 on your enrollment with our early-bird discount!


DATE: November 8–9, 2018
LOCATION: Norris Conference Centers, Fort Worth, Texas
PRICE: $1,590   Early Bird Pricing: $1,500 until October 25, 2018
LEVEL: Basic
CPE Credits: 16.0

Effective risk management is an imperative part of long-term success in the finance industry. This event will take a deep dive into derivatives and risk management, including:

  • Overview of asset/liability management

  • Alternative hedging strategies, tools, and objectives

  • Accounting for derivatives

  • Documentation and disclosure requirements

  • Techniques for assessing hedge effectiveness

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Dr. Ira Kawaller
Managing Director, HedgeStar


Kaplan is proud to partner with Dr. ​Ira Kawaller, Director at HedgeStar — a Minneapolis-based firm that offers strategic and accounting services relating to derivative contracts. Immediately prior to joining HedgeStar, Ira founded his own consulting services with the same focus.  

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