The Risk Management Association (RMA)

The Risk Management Association (RMA)

1801 Market Street
Ste 300
PA 19103-1628

Fran Garritt

001 215 446 4000


About RMA

The Risk Management Association 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 2,600 institutional members that include banks of all sizes as well as nonbank financial institutions. They are represented in the association by more than 16,000 risk management professionals who are chapter members in financial centers throughout North America, Europe, and Asia/Pacific. Visit RMA on the Web at

RMA Committee on Securities Lending

The primary objective of the committee is to promote sound securities lending practices within its members and the industry. The committee is responsible for building and maintaining relations with the institutions engaged in the lending of securities worldwide. It provides direction for RMA activities and products pertaining to the securities lending industry. This includes educational training, conferences, roundtables, surveys, publications, and liaisons with other lending associations. The committee also provides representation for its constituents with governmental agencies and officials.
The Risk Management Association (RMA) Interview archive
Securities Lending Times
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Chris Kunkle has taken the helm of the securities lending division of the RMA just as the market appears to be back on the up. But there's still plenty of work to do

In February this year, Chris Kunkle took over from Curtis Knight as director, securities lending and market risk at the Risk Management Association (RMA). As a long term contributor to the work of the RMA, Kunkle spoke to Securities Lending Times about the work the association does, the issues the industry face

The Risk Management Association (RMA) News archive
Securities Lending Times
Christopher Kunkle joins Wells Fargo
07 October 2013 | New York | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
Christopher Kunkle, formerly director of securities lending and market risk at the Risk Management Association (RMA), will be joining Wells Fargo Securities as a managing director of securities finance...