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Cleveland Fed President Mester to Speak at 2018 Community Banking Research Conference

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta J. Mester will deliver the opening keynote address at the sixth annual Community Banking in the 21st Century research and policy conference that will be held Oct. 3 through Oct. 4 at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. 

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman for Supervision Randal K. Quarles will give the second day’s keynote. The conference, hosted by CSBS and the Federal Reserve System, brings together community bankers, academics, policymakers and bank supervisors from across the country to discuss the latest academic research on community banking, as well as important policy issues facing the sector.  

Other guest speakers will include Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard, CSBS Chair and Commissioner of the Mississippi Department of Banking and Consumer Finance Charlotte Corley and CSBS President and CEO John Ryan. 

For more information, see the conference website at

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