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Larry Smith Former FASB Board Member
What Was the FASB Thinking? Keynote Session at National CECL Conference

The MST 2018 National CECL Conference will feature a session from a former member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), Larry Smith. Currently a senior managing director with FTI Consulting, Mr. Smith served two five-year terms with the FASB. During his tenure as a board member, the FASB undertook major projects and promulgated new standards…

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LLA User Training Lab

MST CLIENT TRAINING ON THE LOAN LOSS ANALYZER New for 2018 Tuesday, May 22, 2018  |  8 a.m. – noon  |  Lunch noon – 1 p.m. The LLA User Training Lab will be a hands-on clinic geared towards the daily users of the LLA. It will feature some of our top-level System Analysts and Project Managers. Topics…

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A Team Approach to CECL Education

Dave Cogswell, Credit Administration Director of Chemical Bank explains why multiple team members are attending the National CECL Conference.   Dave’s entire team at Chemical Bank is attending the National CECL Conference to gain understanding and exposure to the changes that CECL will bring. Not only will the Credit Administration team attend but also accounting….

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CECL: Game On … MST Announces Eighth Annual National Conference

MST announced today it has opened registration for its 2018 National ALLL/ CECL Conference, to be held May 23-25 at the La Cantera Resort & Spa in San Antonio, Texas. The three-day educational event, now in its eighth consecutive year, is the nation’s only conference dedicated to issues related to the allowance for loan and…

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A Deep Dive into CECL

A look at opening day sessions of the MST 2017 National ALLL Conference By the conclusion of the first day of the MST 2017 National ALLL Conference, you should have a solid concept, from both high-level analyses and answers to your specific questions and concerns, of what you should being doing now, with your current…

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National ALLL Conference brings together CECL industry experts
Substance and Expertise on the Allowance and CECL

We intend the MST 2017 National ALLL Conference, May 23-25, in New Orleans to be the preeminent allowance and CECL educational event of the year. A summary look at our conference sessions and a list of the industry experts who will lead them and participate as panelists serves as evidence of the value of attending…

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National ALLL Conference
MST Announces Seventh Annual National ALLL Conference

MST announced that it has opened registration for its 2017 National ALLL Conference, to be held May 23-25 at the Loews New Orleans Hotel on the fringes of the French Quarter in the “City That Care Forgot.” The three-day educational event, now in its seventh consecutive year, is the nation’s only conference dedicated to issues…

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A New Take on Educational Conferences from the Harvard Business Review

Recent Harvard Business Review “Management Tip of the Day” offers a different take on educational conferences. Use the National ALLL Conference as a time to learn and recharge.

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ALLL conference to answer questions on allowance and CECL
‘Back to Basics’ Session and More

Given the recent pronouncements from FASB relative to the new accounting standard for estimating your ALLL, this year’s MST 2016 National ALLL Conference has been stacked to provide expertise on all the key issues banks need to be prepared for CECL at its implementation date as well as to continue to handle the issues that…

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MST Announces Sixth Annual National ALLL Conference

October 30, 2015 . . . Atlanta, Ga. . . . MST announced today it has opened registration for its 2016 National ALLL Conference, to be held May 24-26, 2016 at the Hilton Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California. The three-day educational event, now in its sixth consecutive year, is the nation’s only conference dedicated…

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