Compensation

  • Article | Compensation
  • February 16th, 2017
  • DirectorCorps

S-Corporation Banks Reap Biggest ESOP Benefits

This article describes the various benefits of Employee Stock Ownership Plans, as well as how to be careful with them.

  • Article | Compensation
  • January 29th, 2017

Rewarding Executives for Successful Bank M&A

This article explains how to approach M&A bonuses and incentives without drawing the ire of shareholders and advisory groups.

  • Article | Compensation
  • January 4th, 2017

Is Your Bank Ready for the CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure?

McLagan's Katrina Gerenz writes about questions you can ask to make sure your bank is ready.

  • Article | Compensation
  • December 16th, 2016

Banks Make Changes Following Wells Fargo Crisis

Banks are increasing their monitoring and reporting to the board following the Wells Fargo scandal.

  • Article | Compensation
  • December 14th, 2016

The Battle for Bank Talent: Trends and Strategies

Turnover is the highest in at least a decade while banks grow their staff.

  • Video | Compensation
  • November 15th, 2016
  • DirectorCorps

A CEO’s Hottest Topics

CEOs weigh in on talent management and incentive compensation in this session from Bank Director’s 2016 Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference.

  • Article | Compensation
  • November 15th, 2016
  • DigitalEdition

What Proposed Regulations and Wells Fargo Mean for Your Bank

While most banks have implemented rigorous risk management processes and believe their incentive structures mitigate risk, the Wells Fargo & Co. scandal puts incentive practices under a new microscope.

  • Article | Compensation
  • November 2nd, 2016

Rates Are Lower for Longer: How Do I Find Yield for My Bank?

Brian Watterson, managing director of Meyer-Chatfield Group, discusses a way to maximize the bank’s portfolio.

  • Article | Compensation
  • October 31st, 2016

What Does the Wells Fargo Debacle Mean for Incentive-Based Compensation?

Headlines about the Wells Fargo & Co. phony account scandal have included indictments of incentive-based compensation. Is this compensation tool really to blame?

  • Video | Compensation
  • October 26th, 2016
  • BD Article

Three Questions Bank Directors Should Ask About Incentive Compensation

In light of the recent Wells Fargo cross-selling scandal, there are a few things bank directors should consider.