Compensation

  • Article | Compensation
  • June 16th, 2017

Reward Key Officers with a 401(k) Look-Alike Plan

Bank boards may want to reward and retain executives through this special compensation plan.

  • Research | Compensation
  • June 5th, 2017

2017 Compensation Survey: Procrastination About CEO Succession

Many boards haven’t determined who will replace the CEO when that executive retires or leaves the bank.

  • Article | Compensation
  • May 24th, 2017

Dangling the Carrot: How Banks Can Approach Incentive Compensation

This article describes appropriate triggers and do’s and don’ts for bank executive incentive pay.

  • Article | Compensation
  • May 15th, 2017

General Account BOLI Sales Dominate Market in 2016

Equias Alliance’s David Shoemaker and Ken Derks write about sales trends in the BOLI market in 2016 and why overall BOLI premium declined last year.

  • Article | Compensation
  • April 6th, 2017

The Resurging Interest in Bank Supplemental Executive Retirement Plans

Banks are increasingly looking to start or renew SERP programs as competition for talent heats up.

  • Article | Compensation
  • March 14th, 2017
  • DirectorCorps

Understanding Your Bank’s Change-in-Control Severance Liability

You might be surprised to find out what’s in your change-in-control agreements and how it could affect a potential sale of the bank.

  • Article | Compensation
  • March 6th, 2017

Surging Stock Prices and Your Long-Term Incentive Strategy

What should your bank consider when it comes to the impact of higher stock prices on incentive compensation?

  • Article | Compensation
  • February 16th, 2017
  • DirectorCorps

S-Corporation Banks Reap Biggest ESOP Benefits

This article describes the various benefits of Employee Stock Ownership Plans, as well as how to be careful with them.

  • Article | Compensation
  • January 29th, 2017

Rewarding Executives for Successful Bank M&A

This article explains how to approach M&A bonuses and incentives without drawing the ire of shareholders and advisory groups.

  • Article | Compensation
  • January 4th, 2017

Is Your Bank Ready for the CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure?

McLagan's Katrina Gerenz writes about questions you can ask to make sure your bank is ready.