Financial Analysis with Ratios

Credit & Lending

Ratio analysis helps lenders and analysts to determine a borrower’s operating performance (profitability and productivity) and financial condition (liquidity, leverage, solvency) by rendering the financial statements into ratios. This webinar focuses on well-known and reliable ratios to assist in identifying trends analytical strengths and weaknesses of borrowers.

This session will explain how to employ ratios to measure and evaluate a borrower’s performance and financial condition. A borrower’s financial profile changes over its life cycle as it moves from new entity to mature firm, and this change over time will be explained and illustrated so that participants will see the link between positive cash flows and good operating performance and financial condition.

Who Should Attend: Beginning Professionals in Banking, Credit and Financial Services Industry followed by Mid Management and Upper Management

Learning Objectives

  • Explore Financial Condition:
    • Liquidity
    • Current / Quick Ratios
    • Working Capital Analysis
    • And Much More
  • Learn about Operating Performance:
    • Profitability
    • To measure the ability of management to utilize their assets to generate sales and maximize profits
    • Performance ratios to measure the relationship between sales, costs and expenses and how their changes affect the bottom line


Dev Strischek
Devon Risk Advisory Group
As principal of Devon Risk Advisory Group, Dev Strischek specializes in credit risk and commercial banking management, training, and development. He is a frequent speaker, instructor, advisor, and writer for many different educational groups and associations. Dev is also recently retired from his role as SVP and senior credit policy officer at SunTrust Bank, Atlanta, where he was responsible for developing, implementing, and administering credit policies for SunTrust’s wholesale lines of business; including commercial, commercial real estate, corporate investment banking, capital markets, business banking and private wealth management.

Webinar Fees

Pricing For Price Season Pass
Bank Member $195 $0
Bank Nonmember $395 $0
Affiliate Member $195 $0
Affiliate Nonmember $395 $0

Season Pass Members receive 4 individual logins to every webinar

Additional Info

Participants will earn 1.0 CPE credit

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Refunds and Cancellations: Webinar registrations are non-refundable. If the registrant is unable to attend the designated time and date of the webinar, a playback link and any written materials will be provided within 2 business days following the conclusion of the webinar

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