Kevin Hanigan of ViewPoint Financial, and C.K. Lee, at Commerce Street Capital, describe the creative strategy behind their 2012 M&A transaction in Texas that solved a management succession problem at ViewPoint and provided liquidity for Highlands shareholders.
Three leading banking analysts discuss the impact that a slow economy and increased regulatory pressures are having on bank stocks.
Raymond P. Davis, president & CEO of Umpqua Holdings Corp., shares his insight on how community banks can remain competitive during this challenging economic environment.
Selling for a premium is not the only strategy, says ViewPoint Financial CEO Kevin Hanigan. Here’s why.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP discusses the rules and parameters of director independence and define fiduciary duties for board members, as well as what constitutes a conflict of interest.
Bank stocks have rebounded but earnings are still under pressure, says Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Vice Chairman John Duffy.
Naomi Snyder of Bank Director describes the various trends and regulations and explains the difference between what is mandated and what is recommended.
Arnold & Porter LLP provides an overview of the fair lending laws, best practices, the referral process, and recent fair lending hot topics.
Darling Consulting Group discusses putting regulatory expectations and prudent asset/liability management practices into perspective.
Steve Figliuolo, corporate risk officer for Citizens Republic Bancorp, talks about his job, how he works with the board and how to find a good chief risk officer.