IECA Webinars


IECA Webinars offer timely, on-point educational sessions presented by subject matter experts. Webinars run between 60-90 minutes in length and cover such diverse industry topics.

Once you purchase an IECA webinar, you receive 24/7 access to content and materials. Click on any title below to watch a preview of the session. Webinars are a FREE benefit for IECA Members!

(On-Demand Webinars do not offer CPE credits)


Sessions

CreditPoint Software Sponsored Webinar: Using Technology for Exception-Based Management

Nov 9, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Nov 9, 2017 3:00pm

Identification: WEB171109

Credits: None available.

November 9, 2017

Take a deeper look into MBE (Management By Exception): The practice that provides a set of processes and principles when examining financial and operational results of a business/department. Learn the importance of why companies need to determine their own set of processes and principles and how they can then integrate these into their workflow. We will also discuss the benefits of how MBE can facilitate management’s job by directing its focus on the key areas and telling management to only intervene when the situation drastically changes.


 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Importance of Credit & Collections Exception Management

Speaker(s):
Free Standard: $35.00

IECA Webinar: What is Trade Credit?

Nov 7, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Nov 7, 2017 3:00pm

Identification: WEB171107

Credits: None available.

November 7, 2017 

An in depth discussion on why/how Trade Credit products are being used now more than ever as an equally accepted tool for risk mitigation and collateral. We will discuss how Credit/ Commercial Departments are using credit insurance in lieu of, or in conjunction with, Open Credit, L/C’s, Bonds and cash deposits to improve liquidity. Beyond basic bad debt recovery, we will also explore why and how credit insurance is used to increase revenue and expand equity.


 

Learning Objectives:

    • Understand how and why so many companies are now using Trade Credit Products as a business tool within the Energy Sector.

    Speaker(s):
    Members: $0.00
    Standard: $35.00

    triResolve Sponsored Webinar: Collateral Management 2.0 - A New World for Collateral Management

    Nov 1, 2017 10:00am ‐ Nov 1, 2017 11:00am

    Identification: WEB171101

    Credits: None available.

    November 1, 2017

    Collateral management has typically been a manual, fragmented and inefficient process. The new market landscape requires a new approach.


     

    Fortunately, there’s now the option for firms across the energy sector to come together and utilise web-based collateral management technology to streamline these manual processes. By working together with all your counterparties in one place, you will benefit from a full end-to-end solution which will increase efficiency and save costs.


     

    The key is to engage with a service like TriOptima’s triResolve Margin that leverages portfolio reconciliation data to automate the process. This innovative approach brings exceptions to the forefront, requiring you to simply set the rules and tolerances. Where you have disputes, you’ll be able to easily see where in your portfolio you have meaningful differences and advanced analytics will show you what is driving them.


     

    Join this webinar to discover how simple it can be to transform your existing collateral management methods into an efficient, cost effective process that benefits the entire sector.


     

    Agenda:

    1. What does the new collateral management process look like?
    2. How can the collateral management process be more efficient and reduce counterparty risk and infrastructure costs?
    3. What is driving the emergence of industry services?
    4. What are the future trends in collateral management?

    This Webinar is a paid sponsor benefit to present their product to IECA members.  Product based webinars are delivered on a sales presentation platform. This is a paid sponsor benefit, for more information and details on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Heather Buerger or David Stone.

    Speaker(s):
    Free Standard: $35.00

    Potential Future Exposure - Basics of the Calculations

    Sep 12, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Sep 12, 2017 3:00pm

    Identification: WEB170912

    Credits: None available.

    September 12, 2017

    Counterparty exposure metrics are an increasingly popular and useful way to measure both counterparty exposure and potential funding requirements. This webinar will present an overview of the common exposure metrics and a step-by-step process to estimate them for common trade types. Related topics such as Monte Carlo simulation and model calibration will also be covered.


     

    Learning Objectives:

    • Understanding Counterparty Exposure Metrics.

    Speaker(s):
    Members: $0.00
    Standard: $35.00

    Diversity Improves Your Bottom Line and How You Can Achieve More of It

    Apr 13, 2017 12:00pm ‐ Apr 13, 2017 1:00pm

    Identification: WEB170413

    Credits: None available.

    April 13, 2017

    This webcast will provide practical, effective ways your organization can increase its bottom line wile increasing gender diversity and improving cross-gender communication with customers and teams. Gender diversity is too often seen as a women’s issue but it has positive benefits for everyone. This workshop will be led by Andie Kramer and Al Harris, the authors of the new book Breaking Through Bias: Communication Techniques for Women to Succeed at Work. Publishers Weekly calls their book “a well-organized, well-thought-out call to action.” Andie and Al offer simple, unique, and highly effective techniques for dealing with the unconscious biases pervade even the best intentioned organizations. They will address tricky, real world scenarios that illustrate the pervasive and harmful effect of unconscious gender stereotypes. Andie and Al have had great success with diverse groups in many industries in conveying the value of gender diverse workplaces and providing the information and methods needed to make them a reality.

    Learning Objectives:

    • recognize the existence of gender stereotypes
    • learn practical strategies to avoid the discriminatory effect of these stereotypes
    • Armed with this information and strategies, you will be in a position to make positive, bottom-line enhancing changes to your organization and your personal communication techniques

    Speaker(s):
    Members: $0.00
    Standard: $35.00

    Introducing the IECA Master Netting Agreement

    Feb 15, 2017 12:00pm ‐ Feb 15, 2017 1:00pm

    Identification: WEB170215

    Credits: None available.

    February 15, 2017

    The IECA has created and published a best-in-class master netting agreement. The IECA MNA is designed to reduce credit risk through close-out netting across a broad spectrum of commodities, including gas, power, oil, metals, derivatives, and environmental products. It has the flexibility to cover transactions documented not only by master trading agreements, but also by longform confirmations or bespoke arrangements. It is short, crisp, and supported by enforceability opinions under both New York and English law. Tune in to learn more from two of North America’s leading trading lawyers and members of the drafting team.

    Speaker(s):
    Free Standard: $35.00

    Internal Rating for Non-Rated Counterparties

    Jan 24, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Jan 24, 2017 3:00pm

    Identification: WEB170124

    Credits: None available.

    January 4, 2017

    Although certain credit policies/decisions are often tied directly to credit ratings, credit professionals also need to evaluate non-rated and privately held counterparties for creditworthiness. RMG Financial will discuss the key elements used to determine internal credit ratings as often applied to credit decisions in wholesale energy markets. This session will consider various aspects of the evaluation and rating of non-rated counterparties with a focus on the process of financial analysis and credit scoring. Topics will include the determination of “creditworthiness”, the underlying importance of financial statement analysis, credit scoring methods and the ranking and scaling of quantitative and qualitative factors.

    Speaker(s): Speaker(s):
    Members: $0.00
    Standard: $35.00

    Mark to Market Insurance - A Canadian Perspective

    Dec 13, 2016 1:30pm ‐ Dec 13, 2016 2:30pm

    Identification: WEB161213

    Credits: None available.

    December 13, 2016

    Mark to Market insurance is relatively new, but it has been pioneered here in Canada owing largely to the unique participants in our marketplace. This presentation will focus on the specific attributes of the insurance as well as the opportunities here in Canada for coverage.

    Speaker(s):
    Standard: $35.00

    Credit in the Energy Environment: Oil Price Outlook and the Impact on Financing

    Nov 1, 2016 11:00am ‐ Nov 1, 2016 12:00pm

    Identification: WEB161101

    Credits: None available.

    November 1, 2016

    Two years in, the oil price pullback has resulted in a sharp increase in defaults and a corresponding urgency in understanding creditworthiness and the impact of oil price volatility.


     

    Join us as we discuss:


     

      • Key drivers and the outlook for oil prices
      • The current credit environment for upstream providers
      • Capital markets access, including borrowing bases

      Speaker(s):
      • Jim Elder, Director, Risk Services, S&P Global Market Intelligence
      • Thomas A Watters, Managing Director, Sector Specialist, Corporate Ratings
      Speaker(s):
      Members: $0.00
      Standard: $35.00

      EFC’s – What You Need To Know

      Sep 27, 2016 1:30pm ‐ Sep 27, 2016 2:30pm

      Identification: WEB160927

      Credits: None available.

      September 27, 2016

      During this webinar, Mr. Anderson will review the fundamentals of Eligible Financial Contracts, their importance in the energy commodity space and the nuances of how determining if your contracts are in fact EFC’s. He will provide an update on recent cases that have impacted the safe guards of EFC’s and how you can enhance your contracts for further assurance.


       

      If you joined the association recently and you aren't able to register as a member, please contact Tracy Custis at tcustis@ieca.net

      Speaker(s):
      Members: $0.00
      Standard: $35.00
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