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Demystifying covenants: Who needs them and why? | Credit risk series

Wednesday, July 12, 2023
1:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM CT

Covenants are an important part of managing credit risk for banks and credit unions by helping maintain the financial health of borrowers throughout the loan term. Learn how to properly use covenants and covenant monitoring to bolster your portfolio today. 

This webinar is part of a larger series.

Tackling common credit risk questions during challenging times

This webinar series will look at familiar topics and credit skills under the lens of the current economic uncertainty. You will discover innovative approaches to enhance risk assessment and decision-making at your financial institution. Experts will share practical strategies, equipping you with the tools to navigate these turbulent waters.  

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Meet Your Presenters

Kent Kirby

Director, Advisory Services
Kent Kirby is a retired banker with 39 years of experience in all aspects of commercial banking; lending, loan review, back-room operations, portfolio management, portfolio analytics and credit policy.  As Director, he oversees the implementation of the loan review platform (CQS) for new clients as well as upgrading existing clients

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Rob Newberry

Senior Consultant
Rob Newberry is Senior Consultant with Abrigo’s Advisory Services and a faculty member of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In the past 10 years, he has worked with financial institution leaders and regulators to develop a suite of credit administration tools for community banks and

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