Committees

Article | June 22nd, 2021

The Post-Pandemic Priorities for Audit and Risk Committees

To prepare for the future, bank audit and risk committees should review and reconsider how the pandemic altered business operations and the control environment.

By: Jennifer Burke, Sal Inserra
Article | June 8th, 2021

ESG Principles at Work in Diversifying Governance

Shifting sentiment now means that banks that lack diversity in their corporate leadership could be subjected to shareholder lawsuits, increased regulation, and directives by stakeholders.

By: Richik Sarkar
Research | June 7th, 2021

2021 Compensation Survey Results: Fighting for Talent

Banks expanded staff — and benefit packages — during a tough year. The 2021 Compensation Survey explores these trends, and analyzes CEO and director pay.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Article | June 1st, 2021

Governance, Fraud and Corporate Culture: Sorting Through a Complicated Relationship

A bank’s ability to manage its fraud risk depends on its ability to identify and quantify how its underlying corporate culture contributes to that risk.

By: Jonathan Marks
Video | May 27th, 2021

Risk Practices For Today’s Economy

Moss Adams Partner Craig Sanders shares his views on the key risks facing banks, including managing credit uncertainty and enhancing business continuity planning.

By: Craig Sanders
Article | May 21st, 2021

Highlights From CECL Adoption

Highlights from the banks that adopted the new loan loss accounting standard could prove very useful to other community banks as they work toward the January 2023 effective date.

By: Brandy Buckler
Article | May 20th, 2021

What Banks Need to Know About Cyber Resiliency

Cyber resiliency and a solid cybersecurity plan can pinpoint warning signs of risk and fraud behaviors to keep the bad actors out of your bank’s network.

By: Krystal Rennie
Bank Services
Video | May 18th, 2021

Attributes of an Effective Independent Director

Bank Director's Jack Milligan discusses the 11 attributes that are crucial to a board's success.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | May 13th, 2021

Managing a Successful CEO Succession Process

A critical element in a smooth CEO succession process is time.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Article | May 11th, 2021

Seven Reasons Lenders Should Close With Their Title Providers

There are numerous benefits to closing with a title provider and their signing agent panel.

By: Barry Coffin