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December 8, 2021 @ 2:00 PM CT

Higher-risk markets like hemp, cannabis, money service business, ATMs and cryptocurrency provide a great opportunity for revenue, but many financial institution’s shy away from them given the additional compliance burden. So what does it take to understand these markets, develop a program, and engage customers? Join this session to learn:


  • How to engage with your regulator and third parties during program development with compliance best practices

  • How to evaluate new markets against your financial institution’s risk appetite

  • How to develop policies & procedures that partner staff with technology to reduce time and risk


These takeaways are based on these foundational banking tenets:


Risk: It's only risky if you're not managing the risk.

Compliance: If it isn't documented, it didn't happen.


This webinar is tailor-made to help you set up your financial institution for success in emerging markets!

***Attending this webinar will grant you 1 CAMS credit***


Ryan McInerny


Senior Compliance Manager, RiskScout


Ryan McInerny spent his career as a National Bank Examiner with the Office of The Comptroller of The Currency (OCC) prior to joining RiskScout as their senior compliance manager. At the OCC he was a member of the agency’s LEAD initiative, a mentor, and undertook complex examinations spanning a variety of risk areas and business lines. Ryan is a former member of the OCC’s northeast district committees for compliance and commercial credit, where he helped to identify changing industry trends and risk conditions. 

Ryan is an advocate of continual learning and is recognized as a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) and Financial Risk Manager (FRM). To stay apprised of the newest ways to optimize banking practices Ryan earned his Master of Science in Business Analytics through the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce and Darden School of Business. Ryan is a Boston resident and enjoys volunteering as a snowboard instructor, hiking New Hampshire’s 48 4000 footers, and various types of endurance racing.

Radhika Lipton

Founder & Owner, RADD LLC

RADD LLC offers Compliance consulting services for Banks, Credit Unions and FinTech.
We have significant experience in: Compliance Management,
Enterprise Risk Management, BSA/AML, ALL Policies and Procedures, Compliance Advisory, Strategic Planning and Execution, Risk Assessments, Project Management, Complex Problem Solving, Internal Audit, Vendor Management and Procurement, M&A Due Diligence, Exam remediation, Process improvements for efficiency.

Getting Started: Organizing Risk and Compliance as you Venture into Higher-risk Markets

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