Committees : Lending

Article | April 8th, 2013

Is This the End of the Road for Credit Scores?

Sankar Krishnan writes about the future of the credit score, mobile wallets and the new “unbanked” consumer.

By: Sankar Krishnan
Research | March 14th, 2013

C&I Loans: Do Community Banks Have a Competitive Advantage?

Could C&I lending yield strong growth for community banks? Expertise is key.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Article | December 4th, 2012

Seven Things to Think About When Considering Loan Participations

Lori Bettinger talks about choosing a commercial and industrial loan participation partner.

By: Lori Bettinger
Article | July 24th, 2012

Opportunities in a Neglected Field

BancAlliance recently added a new equipment finance team lead by Jay Squiers, who talks about trends in the sector.

By: Jay Squiers
Article | May 2nd, 2012

Foreclosed Properties: What is a Board to Do?

If your bank decides to hold onto some properties, there are ways to mitigate risk.

By: Jonathan Hightower
Interview | May 1st, 2012

Pooling Resources to Buy Middle Market C&I Loans

Bank Director magazine talked to John Delaney and Lee Sachs about the market for C&I loans and how their company works.

By: Lee Lee
Article | April 9th, 2012

A Butterfly Flaps Its Wings In Europe

The combination of the U.S. financial crisis and the fallout from the European debt crisis may be creating an opportunity for community and regional banks to retake market share lost over the past 20 years.

By: Lee Sachs
Video | February 20th, 2012

Lending in an Uncertain Economic Environment

Joe Evans, Chairman and CEO of State Bank Financial Corp out of Atlanta, shares his lending strategy in a weak economy and tumultuous real estate market in Georgia.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | November 25th, 2011

Back to the Future: The Road Forward

Five steps to diversifying your loan portfolio.

By: David Ruffin
Article | October 7th, 2011

Delinquency rates tick upward: Blame the Government

The latest loan delinquency rate survey from the American Bankers Association says more loans are 30 days or more past due. Could job cuts in the public sector be the cause?

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director