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Lending

  • Article | Lending
  • January 25th, 2013

Outlining the Board’s Responsibility in Lending

Sean Kehoe with Kilpatrick Townsend discusses how to address lending issues at the board level.

  • Article | Lending
  • January 15th, 2013

Losing Good Loans to Larger Banks? Try an Interest Rate Swap

Dan Wheeler, a partner at the law firm Bryan Cave LLP, explains how banks can offer long-term, fixed rate loans with interest rate swaps.

  • Article | Lending
  • December 4th, 2012

Seven Things to Think About When Considering Loan Participations

Lori Bettinger talks about choosing a commercial and industrial loan participation partner.

  • Article | Lending
  • July 24th, 2012

Opportunities in a Neglected Field

BancAlliance recently added a new equipment finance team lead by Jay Squiers, who talks about trends in the sector.

  • Interview | Lending
  • May 1st, 2012

Pooling Resources to Buy Middle Market C&I Loans

Bank Director magazine talked to John Delaney and Lee Sachs about the market for C&I loans and how their company works.

  • Article | Lending
  • April 9th, 2012

A Butterfly Flaps Its Wings In Europe

The combination of the U.S. financial crisis and the fallout from the European debt crisis may be creating an opportunity for community and regional banks to retake market share lost over the past 20 years.

  • Video | Lending
  • February 20th, 2012

Lending in an Uncertain Economic Environment

Joe Evans, Chairman and CEO of State Bank Financial Corp out of Atlanta, shares his lending strategy in a weak economy and tumultuous real estate market in Georgia.

  • Article | Lending
  • November 25th, 2011

Back to the Future: The Road Forward

Five steps to diversifying your loan portfolio.

  • Article | Lending
  • October 7th, 2011

Delinquency rates tick upward: Blame the Government

The latest loan delinquency rate survey from the American Bankers Association says more loans are 30 days or more past due. Could job cuts in the public sector be the cause?

  • Article | Lending
  • October 3rd, 2011

Twist This

The Federal Reserve’s Operation Twist is putting pressure on bank interest margins. Will it make the banks lend more?