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December 12, 2023

RMA and Oliver Wyman’s CRO Survey Finds Shifting Priorities Amid Emerging and Enduring Risks

November 22, 2023

RMA’s Latest Scholarship Awards Aim To Promote Innovation and Inclusion in the Financial Industry

July 19, 2023

RMA and BAI: Statement on Intent to Merge

April 4, 2023

Debevoise and Risk Management Association Author U.S. Climate Regulatory Guide for Banks

March 7, 2023

GASLA Launches Updated Global Framework for ESG and Securities Lending

February 22, 2023

Climate Risk Management Workshop for Financial Industry Risk Professionals Launched

February 2, 2023

RMA CEO Nancy Foster to Retire

January 5, 2023

Community Bank Execs Rank Cybersecurity and Credit as Top Risks

2022 Press Releases

2021 Press Releases

November 30, 2021

Risk Management Association Launches RMA Risk Maturity Framework, Powered by SRA Watchtower


October 21, 2021

RMA to Advance Financial Industry, Risk Management Practices in Week of Conferences


September 29, 2021

The Risk Management Association Welcomes Thomas Groppe as Brand and Content Director


September 23, 2021

RMA Scholarships to Support HBCU Students on Journey to Financial Services Careers


September 1, 2021

RMA Unveils "Advance Your World" Brand  


August 25, 2021

 Risk Management Association Announces New 2021-2022 Board Leaders


July 21, 2021

AFS, RMA Release Next-Generation Commercial Credit Risk Benchmarking Database: Credit Risk Navigator


July 13, 2021

Record Number of Students Participate in RMA’s Certificate, Scholarship Programs to Develop Financial Industry Talent

June 28, 2021

RMA Scholarships for Future Financial Services Industry Professionals Reach $1.2 Million

June 25, 2021

RMA and MinBanc Advancing Financial Industry Opportunities for Minority- and Women-Owned Banks

June 8, 2021

RMA Launches 'Women in Risk' Initiative at GCOR XV

June 2, 2021

RMA-Commissioned Whitepaper Provides Academic Review of ESG Data Landscape and Proposes Best Practices to Incorporate ESG into Securities Lending

June 1, 2021

The Risk Management Association Welcomes Lori Nitschke as Chief Marketing Officer

May 26, 2021

PASLA and RMA Launch Global Framework for ESG and Securities Lending

April 21, 2021

RMA, Finastra Improve Commercial Banking Risk Assessment Through Dual Risk Rating

April 20, 2021

RMA's GCOR XV Virtual Conference Offers Insights into 'Navigating the New Normal'

February 22, 2021

The Risk Management Association Selects Vertical IQ to Elevate Commercial Lending

February 5, 2021

RMA, Cambridge Center for Risk Studies Convene Chief Risk Officers from Major Financial Institutions to Prepare for Climate Transition

2020 Press Releases

November 10, 2020

RMA Creates 'Model Risk Framework for Medium-Size and Small Banks'

October 29, 2020

More Than 80% of Financial Institutions Are Not Prepared to Operate Under a Negative U.S. Interest Rates Environment, Risk Management Association Survey Reveals

October 29, 2020

RMA Releases Annual Statement Studies Data for 2020-2021

October 22, 2020

RMA Paper Outlines Election's Financial Risk Implications for the U.S. and Abroad

October 9, 2020

RMA Paper Addresses Risks of Third Parties Working from Home, Returning to Offices During COVID-19

October 8, 2020

RMA Survey Finds ESG Investing and Securities Lending Can Coexist

October 6, 2020

The Risk Management Association Welcome Academic Market & Assessment Director John Sullivan

October 5, 2020

RMA Paper Addresses How Negative Interest Rates Could Affect Securities Lending

September 28, 2020

After Dividend, RMA Paper Calls for Enhanced Digital Securities Infrastructure

September 15, 2020

RMA Dual Risk Rating Now Available as a Turnkey Software Solution

September 3, 2020

Risk Management Association Among 'Associations That Will Save the World'

September 1, 2020

Risk Management Association Announces New 2020-2021 Board Leaders

August 10, 2020

RMA Virtual Offerings Grow with Innovative New Courses

July 22, 2020

EquiLend & The Risk Management Association Release Latin America Securities Finance User Guide 2020

July 10, 2020

RMA Announces New Technology Risk Framework

June 24, 2020

Risk Analysis Service Creators RMA and AFS Launch 'Commercial Credit Quality Bulletin'

June 16, 2020

RMA Welcomes New Director of Professional Development Monique Donahue

June 15, 2020

RMA Provides 'Guidelines for Risk Rating Loans in the COVID-19 Period'

May 14, 2020

RMA Model Validation Consortium (MVC) Solves Expensive Challenge for Banks

May 13, 2020

RMA Announces 'SARS-COV-2 Principles of Workforce Return to Facilities' Guide for Financial Institutions

April 28, 2020

PASLA, RMA and EquiLend Release Asia Pacific Securities Lending Markets User Guide

April 7, 2020

RMA Forms New Internal Audit Council, Welcomes Internal Audit Society (IAS)

April 1, 2020

New RMA Journal Issues Available in Digital Format Throughout COVID-19 Crisis

March 24, 2020

RMA Announces Resources to Support Critical Financial Services Industry During COVID-19 Crisis

March 5, 2020

RMA Announces New Emerging Risks Framework, GCOR Details

February 24, 2020

RMA Announces New Operational Risk Management Framework, GCOR Details

February 6, 2020

RMA Develops Cyber Metrics Tool for Financial Institutions

January 27, 2020

RMA Scholarship Awards for Future Bankers Pass $1 Million Mark

January 16, 2020

Risk Management Association Provides Convenient Tool to Aid in SFTR Compliance


RMA in the News


The Wall Street Journal

"Climate Risks for Big Banks Could Hurt Financial System, OCC Says"

by Richard Vanderford

December 16, 2021

RMA's Nancy Foster, President and CEO, was quoted in the Wall Street Journal's article about the OCC's action on climate risk.



Securities Finance Times

"RMA and State Street Release ESG data white paper"

by Alex Pugh

June 4, 2021

RMA and State Street Associates were featured in an article discussing their recent whitepaper "Integrating ESG Considerations into Securities Lending," authored by the RMA Financial Technology and Automation Committee.



ESG Investor

"New Guidance for Investors on ESG-based Securities Lending"

by Chris Hall

May 28, 2021

RMA's Fran Garritt, Director of Global Markets & Securities Lending, partnered with PASLA Director Paul Solway to discuss the important of ESG in securities lending, and announced a new Global Framework for ESG policies and principles.



"Corporate Banking in 2021"

by Torsten Pull

February 16, 2021

A 2018 RMA study was quoted in this article discussing financial institution spend on compliance costs, and the impacts these high costs have on other areas of a financial institution.

"The End of Libor Could Raise Your Loan Payments"

by Kimberly Weisul

January 29, 2021

RMA's Fran Garritt, Director of Global Markets & Securities Lending, spoke to Kimberly Weisul about the impacts of the move away from Libor at the end of 2021, and how to be proactive with your bank if you have an adjustable loan based on Libor.