Committees

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 | July 10th, 2012

Audit Committee: Important Questions to Ask Regarding Your Strategic Plan

Some banks have gone to great lengths to prepare for the future. Others haven’t begun to think about it. Here are key questions to ask your management team about your strategic plan.

By: Rob Fleetwood
article | June 29th, 2012

Preparing Your Virtual Bench

Isabella Bank CEO Rick Barz talks about how his bank handles succession planning from the bottom up.

By: Robert Phelps
article | June 21st, 2012

Audit Committee: The Top Three Things Never to Forget

The partner in charge of financial institutions for Crowe Horwath LLP discusses ways to stay informed, active and engaged.

By: Bill Knibloe
article | June 18th, 2012

Coming To Grips With Risk And Regulation

A recap of the Bank Audit Committee Conference in Chicago this month.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
article | June 5th, 2012

Pay at the Biggest Financial Companies: Trends, Practices and Outlook

Consultants from Compensation Advisory Partners identify key themes among the largest financial institution's compensation programs.

By: Compensation Advisory Partners
article | May 23rd, 2012

Focusing on What’s Important to the Audit Committee: Three Things That Should Be on Everyone’s Mind

With all the responsibilities placed on the audit committee, it can be easy to lose focus. Here is a way to focus on what matters most.

By: Dawnella Johnson
article | May 18th, 2012

What Bank Audit Committee Members Should Focus on Now

Increasing demands for capital and the trickle down impact of the Dodd-Frank Act are topics for the upcoming Bank Audit Committee Conference in June.

By: Rob Fleetwood
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