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Data Breach Plans Must Account for Human Element

Data Breach Plans Must Account for Human Element

AllClear ID writes about making sure your team performs well under stress during a data breach.


  • Article | Bank M&A
  • November 27th, 2015

Avoiding the Excess Parachute Payments Trap in M&A Deals

Through early planning for compliance with Section 280G of the Internal Revenue Code, banks can avoid saddling senior executives with punishing excise taxes, or the bank with expensive gross up payments.

  • Article | Legal
  • November 25th, 2015

Mastering the Art of Unsolicited Takeovers

Frank Mayer III of Dinsmore & Shohl describes what a board should do if it receives an unsolicited offer.

  • Article | Regulation
  • November 23rd, 2015

Using Reg A+ to Raise Capital and Grow Your Bank

A recent Securities and Exchange Commission amendment to Regulation A allows small private companies and non-reporting public companies to raise up to $50 million in capital from regular investors without registering with the SEC.

  • Article | Strategy
  • November 20th, 2015
  • DirectorCorps

Improving Branch Profitability: We Ask the Experts

Bank Director asks: What’s the No. 1 thing banks should do to improve the profitability of their branches?

  • Research | Bank M&A
  • November 16th, 2015

2016 Bank M&A Survey: The Rising Importance of Scale

Many of the nation’s banks feel the need to grow significantly, but credit quality concerns could lead to future loan quality problems and impact the level of consolidation within the industry.

  • Article | Risk
  • October 30th, 2015

Seven Steps to Strengthen Your Vendor Management Process

This article describes how a bank should set up a vendor management review.

  • Article | Technology
  • October 28th, 2015

Using SaaS to Run a Highly Efficient Board

This article describes what to look for in a digital board book provider using SaaS.

  • Viewpoint | Legal
  • October 26th, 2015

Making the Tough Call on Trust Preferred Securities

Before the onset of the economic crisis, many institutions, seeing growth opportunities ahead, established trust subsidiaries that issued trust preferred securities.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • October 26th, 2015

Buyer Beware: How Banks Can Avoid a Transaction Disaster

West Monroe Partners’ John Stockamp writes about strategies to employ before an acquisition.

  • Article | Retail
  • October 23rd, 2015

The Battle Is Back On for Checking Customers

Big banks offer high cash incentives and better retail products to switch. Can smaller institutions keep up?

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