*Watch Dennis Kelleher speak on the first panel, themed “Stress Tests as a Policy Tool.”
Stress Testing: A Discussion and Review
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts
Description: Stress testing has become an important part of capital regulation for large U.S. banking organizations through the annual Dodd-Frank-Act stress tests (DFAST) and Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR).
Held on July 9, 2019 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the conference brings together academics, regulators, bankers, and other stakeholders. The panels include overviews and discussions of themes that are at the forefront of stress testing, including the effectiveness of stress testing as a policy tool, dynamism and transparency in stress testing, and the effects stress tests have on economic and financial conditions. These panels feature thought leaders who provide unique perspectives on stress testing.
Moderator: Michael Gibson, Director, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Presenter: Andrew Metrick, Professor, Yale University (co-author: Greg Feldberg, Director of Research, Yale Program of Financial Stability)
-Charlotte Gerken, Director, Bank of England
-Dennis Kelleher, President and Chief Executive Officer, Better Markets
-Brian Lee, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller, Goldman Sachs