- The proposed guidance describes supervisory expectations for DFA stress-testing practices for institutions with total consolidated assets between $10 billion and $50 billion.
- The proposed guidance underscores the importance of stress testing as an ongoing risk management practice that supports an institution's forward-looking assessment of its risks and better equips the institution to address a range of macroeconomic and financial outcomes.
- The proposed guidance provides additional details to help these companies conduct stress tests based on their size, complexity, risk profile, business mix, and market footprint.
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Risk Officer
Administrative Practice and Procedure, Banks, Banking, Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements, State Savings Associations, Stress Tests
Proposed Supervisory Guidance on Implementing Dodd-Frank Act Company-Run Stress Tests
Ryan Sheller, Senior Large Financial Institution Specialist, firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 412-4861
Mark Flanigan, Counsel, email@example.com or (202) 898-7426
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