The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has announced that it
will host its 1999 Risk Management Planning Seminar on November 8 and 9 in Washington,
These planning seminars provide an excellent opportunity for senior management to
discuss risk management issues and examination procedures with regulators. The FDIC
encourages all institutions to send a senior staff member to this year's event.
The seminar features John D. Hawke, Jr., Comptroller of the Currency, as keynote
speaker. Ellen Seidman, Director of the Office of Thrift Supervision, will deliver the
Topics to be covered at the seminar include:
ApproachesIndustry vs. Regulator
Distribution: FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
NOTE: Paper copies of FDIC financial institutions letters may be obtained through the
FDIC's Public Information Center, 801 17th Street, NW, Room100, Washington, DC
20434 (800-276-6003 or (703) 562-2200).