Role of the Board Overview
Jack Milligan of Bank Director lays out the roles and responsibilities for board members in today's environment.
CRA Comes to Life
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services explains the purpose and requirements of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) and how board members can provide oversight regarding their institution’s CRA obligation.
Who Should Be On Your Board
This article describes what qualities and skills are needed on a bank board and addresses the specific needs of each board committee. Executive search firm Crist Kolder shares guidelines and assessment tools to help start you on the path of determining who should be on your board.
Are You Ready to Replace Your CEO?
Picking the bank's next leader is one of the most important tasks of the board. Here's how to do it (and not to do it), according to an experienced executive search consultant and a management professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Five Questions the Compensation Committees Should Consider when Evaluating the CEO
As banking regulators begin to demand further risk analysis or modeling to better understand pay-performance relationships, Susan O'Donnell, managing partner for Pearl Meyers & Partners suggests compensation committees consider conducting five types of additional scenario analysis or modeling.