Risk USA

Risk.net's award-winning conference, 24th annual Risk USA, is the eminent risk management event for North America's top tier banks, buy-side participants and industry regulators. The highest quality of content will be presented by the finest in the industry and is developed following months of meticulous research with senior executives and driven by the sophisticated editorial intelligence and insight for which Risk.net is renowned.

On November 7-9 over 400 risk specialists gathered in New York for the 24th edition of Risk USA. The event is renowned for being the leader in educating the financial industry on cutting edge risk management practices, fast-changing regulations and innovative risk technologies.

On day 1 we welcomed Malcolm D. Griggs, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer of Citizens Bank who gave a keynote address on the future of risk management – challenges and opportunities created by a rapidly changing environment.

On day 2 we saw Darrel Yawitch, Chief Risk Officer of MAN SOLUTIONS, MAN AHL and MAN GLG speak on the role of new technology in risk management

The key topics discussed this year were:

  • where are we in the credit cycle and the direction of risk in 2019
  • market, credit, liquidity, model risks and risk management for the buy side
  • risks and opportunities presented by innovative risk technologies and fintech applications

Photos from Risk USA 2018

Risk USA 2018 | 8-9 November


Risk specialists

attended in 2018



World class line-up featuring regulators and industry experts



Leading international and local financial institutions from across North America and surrounding regions


C-Suite and Managing Directors

The most influential decision-makers from buy-side firms and banks

Leading the way in banking and capital markets risk management
Vibrant meeting place for finance and risk practitioners
Prominent regulators and industry leaders