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Registration is now open for our 40th Annual Conference! 

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An Economic Downturn May Be on the Horizon.
Are You Prepared?

March 2, 2023 2:00 ET

John Demeritt

Managing Director

Darling Consulting Group

John is a Managing Director at Darling Consulting Group, working directly with financial institution executives to improve the effectiveness of their asset liability management (ALM) process. In this capacity, he provides insight and education in managing interest rate risk, liquidity risk, credit risk and capital. John also advises on regulatory compliance, stress testing, and contingency planning.


John began his career with DCG in 2006 as a financial analyst and currently manages DCG’s Risk Analyzer Plus product and Loan Credit Loss Model solution. John is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts with a degree in finance and marketing.

Justin Bakst

Executive Director

Darling Consulting Group

Justin provides risk management education and strategic consultation to financial institutions leveraging DCG’s analytics solutions. Justin has been a thought leader in risk management including interest risk, credit risk, and liquidity risk, as well as emerging risks including artificial intelligence and machine learning. Justin’s focus is developing and implementing solutions that analyze customer behavior patterns to proactively manage embedded risks and drive higher levels of earnings. Justin is a frequent speaker and author with the RMA, American Banker, NYTimes, and CIOMagazine.

The largest banks in the country believe that a recession is inevitable and have prepared a gameplan to manage this risk.  Community and regional financial institutions can learn valuable lessons from the preparedness and best practices of these institutions.  Key topics include earnings at risk, liquidity, credit, and capital.


Bankers need to be prepared regardless of the economic environment that materializes.  Join DCG Managing Directors Justin Bakst and John Demeritt as they demonstrate case studies of how institutions are preparing for the uncertainty ahead.


Please forward this invitation to your team. We look forward to you joining us at this free, one CPE credit-eligible webinar.

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