Committees

article | Lending 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 | Lending 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 | Lending 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 | Governance 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 | Compensation 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 | Compensation 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 | Governance 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
article | Lending February 11th, 2019

The Secret To Mortgage Lending To First-Time Buyers

With interest rates rising and the gig economy in full swing, banks can adapt traditional models to compete and capitalize.

By: Kathleen Ayer, David Shoemaker
article | Governance January 23rd, 2019

Why Directors Should Not Fear Board Evaluations

The most successful boards conduct regular evaluations that improve governance—and the bank.

By: Alan J. Kaplan
FinXTech
video | Lending January 10th, 2019

The Modern Roadmap To Gold

Credit analysis is shifting so lenders can make better decisions. Here’s what banks should know.

By: Bill Phelan