Committees : Compensation

Bank Services
Article | February 16th, 2017

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.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Article | 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.

By: Susan O'Donnell, Daniel Rodda
Article | 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.

By: Katrina Gerenz
Article | December 16th, 2016

Banks Make Changes Following Wells Fargo Crisis

Banks are increasing their monitoring and reporting to the board following the Wells Fargo scandal.

By: Laura Hay
Article | December 14th, 2016

The Battle for Bank Talent: Trends and Strategies

Turnover is the highest in at least a decade while banks grow their staff.

By: Timothy Reimink, Patrick J. Cole
Bank Services
Video | November 15th, 2016

A CEO’s Hottest Topics

CEOs weigh in on talent management and incentive compensation in this session from Bank Director’s 2016 Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | November 15th, 2016

What Proposed Regulations and Wells Fargo Mean for Your Bank

While most banks have implemented rigorous risk management processes and believe their incentive structures mitigate risk, the Wells Fargo & Co. scandal puts incentive practices under a new microscope.

By: Susan O'Donnell, Daniel Rodda
Article | November 2nd, 2016

Rates Are Lower for Longer: How Do I Find Yield for My Bank?

Brian Watterson, managing director of Meyer-Chatfield Group, discusses a way to maximize the bank’s portfolio.

By: Brian Watterson
Article | October 31st, 2016

What Does the Wells Fargo Debacle Mean for Incentive-Based Compensation?

Headlines about the Wells Fargo & Co. phony account scandal have included indictments of incentive-based compensation. Is this compensation tool really to blame?

By: Steve Marlow
BD Article
Video | October 26th, 2016

Three Questions Bank Directors Should Ask About Incentive Compensation

In light of the recent Wells Fargo cross-selling scandal, there are a few things bank directors should consider.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director