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  • Article | Governance
  • June 25th, 2019

Community Bank Succession Planning in Seven Steps

Community bank boards can address the all-important need to plan for the CEO’s successor with a few simple steps.

  • Article | Strategy
  • June 24th, 2019

Weighing the Value of a Bank Holding Company

Now that a fourth bank announced it would eliminate its holding company, directors should revisit the value of theirs.

  • Article | Technology
  • June 21st, 2019

How to Save Millions in Vendor Costs Without Changing a Thing

BayCoast Bank has saved millions through competitive bidding of its vendor contracts over the years. Here’s how they did it.

  • Article | Strategy
  • June 20th, 2019

Five Insights into the Top 25 Bank Search Terms

Banks can learn from the 25 most frequently searched terms on their website.

  • Article | Compensation
  • June 18th, 2019

Improving Shareholder Liquidity, Employee Performance through ESOPs

Banks can use employee stock ownership plans to create liquidity for shareholders and provide meaningful incentives for their employees.

  • Article | Audit
  • June 14th, 2019
  • BD Article

The Most Effective Bank Directors Share These Two Qualities

There is no magic formula for being an effective bank director, but there are two traits that the best tend to exhibit.

  • Article | Regulation
  • June 13th, 2019
  • Bank Services

A Former Regulator Shares His Advice for Boards

Bank leaders should focus on building a positive relationship with regulators, even in today’s deregulatory environment.

  • Article | Risk
  • June 12th, 2019
  • BD Article

Two-Thirds of Bank Directors Are Worried About the Same Thing

Rising rates and the threat of a looming recession are on bank directors’ minds, but they’re not the top concern.

  • Article | Compensation
  • June 11th, 2019

One Way to Compensate and Keep Your Bank’s Top Talent

Bank-owned life insurance continues to play an important role in compensation and retention strategies for key personnel, according to NFP/Equias Alliance’s trend preview and recap.

  • Article | Risk
  • June 10th, 2019

Addressing the Top Three Risk Trends for Banks in 2019

Cybersecurity and compliance topped executives' concerns in Bank Director’s 2019 Risk Survey, sponsored by Moss Adams LLP.