Article | September 16th, 2020

Evaluating Executives’ 2020 Performance

Boards should develop a revised framework now to evaluate their executive team’s individual performance, given the shift in priorities of the business since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

By: Chris Brindisi
Article | September 8th, 2020

How Nonbank Lenders’ Small Business Encroachment Threatens Community Banks

The lack of fully online lending programs at community banks encourages small businesses to look elsewhere for institutions that make the process easier and more seamless.

By: Jorge Sun
BD Article
Article | September 4th, 2020

When it Comes to Loan Quality, Who Knows?

Seven months into the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s still too soon to make an accurate assessment of the banking industry’s loan quality.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Article | September 2nd, 2020

Five Ways PPP Accelerates Commercial Lending Digitization

Demand for PPP loans led many banks to stand up online loan applications, revealing key areas where technology can provide immediate value for commercial lending.

By: Charles Rierson
BD Article
Article | August 28th, 2020

Banks Have Started Recording Goodwill Impairments, Is More to Come?

Once the coronavirus crisis leeches into credit, a growing number of banks may need to record goodwill impairment charges.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
Article | August 28th, 2020

Is Your Bank Ready for Loan Review 2.0?

A bank’s loan review process has never been more important than it will be in the second half of 2020.

By: Giulio Camerini, Steven Krase
Article | August 27th, 2020

Approaching Credit Management, Risk Ratings Today

There are some credit risk management best practices executives can use in their approach to the loan portfolio during the coronavirus-induced economic crisis.

By: Peter Cherpack
Video | August 19th, 2020

Audit Hot Topics: Internal Controls

Banks need to strengthen their internal controls to meet today’s unique challenges.

By: Sal Inserra, Mandi Simpson, Al Dominick
Bank Services
Training | August 18th, 2020

Managing The Balance Sheet in a Zero-Rate Environment

Bank Director’s Jack Milligan explains what boards and management teams should consider as they manage the bank’s balance sheet during this extraordinary time.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | August 17th, 2020

A Deeper Dive Into Board Pay

How does a board’s compensation mix affect its total pay? Find out in this exclusive analysis for Bank Services members.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director