RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Bankers and business leaders from around Virginia are holding a forum to provide an economic update and 2018 financial forecast for Virginia.

The Virginia Bankers Association and Virginia Chamber of Commerce will host the forum and luncheon Thursday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

Speakers will include: Jim Chessen, executive vice president and chief economist of the American Bankers Association; and Jeff Ricketts, president of Anthem Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Virginia.