The Story of How Your Institution Makes Money May Be a Work of Fiction

– An interview with me in which I explain why FTP is necessary to develop and manage a meaningful earnings story for ALL levered financial institutions

A Compendium of Equations, Visual Images and Thoughts on FTP

– A 1-page compilation of important equations, graphs, relationships and thoughts on FTP (or 25 years of thinking on risk and profitability compressed into 1 page)

All Deposits Are Not Above Average

– A tongue-in-cheek look at the propensity to believe that your bank's or credit union's deposits are "above average"

Non-Maturity Deposit Modeling Considerations

– Enumeration of things to consider when developing and implementing a behavioral model for non-maturity deposits

Deposit Duration and the Measurement of Interest Rate Risk

– Description of behavioral characteristics which are necessary for a deposit to have duration and an explanation of how deposit duration is a critical input into aggregate risk measures

Roulette Wheels, Interest Rate Risk and the Mismatch Center

– A story that illustrates why a bank must understand and acknowledge its interest rate risk profile if its earnings story is to make any sense

Stressing Over Stress Testing

– Description of key components of a comprehensive balance sheet stress testing framework


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