About RMA

Founded in 1914, The Risk Management Association (RMA) is a not-for-profit, member-driven professional association, whose sole purpose is to advance the use of sound risk principles in the financial services industry. RMA promotes an enterprise approach to risk management that focuses on credit risk, market risk, and operational risk.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, RMA has approximately 2,500 institutional members that include banks of all sizes as well as nonbank financial institutions. They are represented in the association by 18,000 risk management professionals who are chapter members in financial centers throughout North America, Europe, and Asia/Pacific.

Interested in getting involved with RMA and this Chapter? Go to www.rmahq.org/membership to find out how.

About the Chapter

The Triange Chapter, like all RMA chapters, is organized and run by volunteer members. We strongly encourage current or prospective members to become involved in shaping the future direction of the chapter by contacting any of the current officers or committee chairs. We would also be happy to discuss the many benefits that can be derived from membership in RMA.

Also visit the Carolinas-Virginias Regional Chapter website.

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ECU Commercial Lending School


The Commercial Credit and Lending School will be held at the Holiday Inn this year in Greenville, North Carolina and is open to persons who are employed by member institutions of Risk Management Association and to other banking professionals. This school contains week-long RMA programs (Year 1, Year 2, Year 3) involving lectures, case studies, class discussion, and participant interaction.

There are 3 programs to choose from:

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

The second and third year programs are designed for experienced commercial lenders

wanting to learn more about their professional practice.


What’s Included:

5 days of training

Sunday and Thursday banquets

Monday – Friday breakfasts

Monday – Friday Lunches

Refreshment breaks

Instructional Materials

31 Contact Hours

Certificate of Completion

Click  HERE for more information

Risk Management Association’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Announcement:  Risk Management Association’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

RMA is committed to supporting its members respond to the historic challenges of the COVID-19 Pandemic.  To address these challenges while continuing to provide appropriate content, the organization has made the following changes:

  1. All co-sponsored education classes originally scheduled through June 30 have been postponed. The RMAHQ will be offering certain classes virtually on a limited basis starting in May. 


  1. RMA has developed a Coronavirus Resource Center to assist its members navigate their response to COVID-19. The site offers resources such as crisis management planning checklists, recommended internal and external communications protocol, an analysis of potential pandemic scenarios and their implications, and other resources and articles focused on keeping member institutions safe.  For more information, please visit the site at https://landing.rmahq.org/coronovirusresourcecenter


  1. In addition to the Resource Center, the Coronavirus BLOG is available to help members share market intelligence. This BLOG will provide regular updates as new information is received or the environment changes.  Members can read current BLOG posts at https://rmahq.rmablog.aspx?id=42901


  1. Complimentary Pandemic Webinars are also now available on the RMAHQ website. To view these offerings, please visit https://landing.rmahq.org/riskreadiness/webinar-extras-2284R-358068.html


  1. Members are also encouraged to follow The Risk Management Association on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-risk-management-association/ ) for updates to these resources, press releases, and other information focused on helping members respond to the challenges of the current environment.

In addition to the efforts being made by the national organization, the local Chapter is working diligently to provide alternatives to its regular presentations and events.  Updates will be posted on this site, and also communicated through Chapter emails.

2021 CAVA Annual Spring Conference

RMA 2021 Spring Conference

April 28 - April 30 2021

Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center in Roanoke, VA
Click HERE for more information!


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