Committees

BD Article
article | April 26th, 2019

Here’s How to Address CECL’s Biggest Question

A debate is raging across the banking industry as to whether the new loan loss accounting standard will lessen or worsen a recession, and what banks can do about it.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | April 18th, 2019

Why Your Board’s Risk Committee Structure Matters

Boards should examine their committee structure for opportunities to enhance risk oversight. Find out more in this exclusive analysis from Bank Director’s 2019 Risk Survey.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
viewpoint | April 17th, 2019

Review Your Director Equity Plans

Here are a few things boards and compensation committees should consider to mitigate potential risks in implementing equity incentive plans.

By: Christina Gattuso
article | April 15th, 2019

How Spreadsheets Add Risk to Construction Lending

Relying on digital solutions rather than old-fashion spreadsheets to manage the construction lending process will improve efficiency and reduce risk.

By: Jackie Romig
BD Article
article | April 12th, 2019

The Huge Lending Opportunity You’re Overlooking

Female entrepreneurs face a funding gap, which could turn into big business for community and regional banks.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
video | March 28th, 2019

Managing Cost, Efficiency & Control in the Loan Portfolio

Buying and selling loans on the secondary market offers banks an opportunity to effectively diversify their portfolios.

By: Garrett Smith
article | March 18th, 2019

12 Questions Directors Should Ask About New Bank Activities

They will help boards find balance between stakeholder interests and maintaining appropriate risk management.

By: Paul Reynolds
article | March 12th, 2019

What Your Compensation Committee Calendar Should Look Like

Crafting a detailed schedule can improve the committee’s productivity during the year.

By: Katrina Gerenz
article | March 1st, 2019

What’s Changed in Executive Compensation Since the Crisis

It might surprise you to learn what is different—and what is the same—in executive benefits and perquisites.

By: Matt Brei
BD Article
article | February 22nd, 2019

Will More Banks Form this Uncommon Board Committee?

Find out why Huntington Bancshares created a separate standing committee to address one of the industry’s biggest threats.

By: Jake Lowary