Committees

article | December 16th, 2011

Structuring Director Pay: How Other Banks Do It

Grant Thornton LLP looks at median bank director pay packages in the face of increased regulation and workloads.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
article | December 9th, 2011

Trends in CEO Pay: Work Now, Get Paid Later

The financial crisis has vastly changed the way banks pay their chief executives. Even with long-term restricted stock and smaller salary increases, pay is on the way up.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
article | December 7th, 2011

New Compensation Rules and Their Impact on Small Banks

The requirements of Section 956 are applicable to financial institutions over $1 billion in assets, but some key provisions may serve as guidance for best practices for smaller banks.

By: Mark Sollenberger
article | December 5th, 2011

2011 Shareholder Voting Trends – Preparing for 2012 Say on Pay

Shareholder advisory votes on pay packages were mandated with little notice for the 2011 proxy season, leaving limited resources and time to prepare. But it's not too late to get a positive say-on-pay result in 2012.

By: Pearl Meyer & Partners
article | December 2nd, 2011

Part 2: Best Practices for Bank Boards

This is the second in a series of articles by Jim McAplin of Bryan Cave LLP on the 10 best practices for bank boards.

By: Jim McAlpin
video | November 28th, 2011

Balance the Challenge: Executive Compensation & Shareholder Value

Advice compensation committees can use to maximize benefits and structure executive agreements to actually enhance shareholder value.

By: William Flynt Gallagher
article | November 25th, 2011

Back to the Future: The Road Forward

Five steps to diversifying your loan portfolio.

By: David Ruffin
article | November 21st, 2011

You Are Not Alone: Reflections on Compensation and Succession Planning Problems

Don Norman, a partner at Chicago-based law firm Barack Ferrazzano, discusses some of the important issues faced by bank directors and executives as they approach year-end.

By: Donald L. Norman, Jr.
article | October 11th, 2011

The Down and Dirty of Compensation Risk

A roundtable discussion shows how bank directors are handling new challenges in compensation oversight.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
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 at Bank Director