Bank Services
Article | January 27th, 2022

Information Overload

Reading through a voluminous board packet can seem like cramming for a major exam, but experienced directors learn what shortcuts they can safely take.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Article | January 20th, 2022

How Lead Independent Directors Drive Effective Boards

Effective and productive lead directors share several key attributes that make them successful and productive leaders.

By: Susan Sabo, Todd Sprang
Article | January 13th, 2022

The Threat of Email Compromise

Cyberattacks that compromise an individual’s email are more common, and more costly, than ransomware attacks.

By: Jeremy Gilbert
Article | January 11th, 2022

How Open Banking Will Revolutionize Business Lending

Business lending stands to gain from an open banking system that leverages centralized data to generate better offers and create an easier application process.

By: Biz2X
Article | January 5th, 2022

A Battle Plan for Successful Small Business Lending

Banks can gain the competitive muscle to provide small business loans efficiently, quickly and profitably through a digital loan platform.

By: Mike Triggiano
Video | December 28th, 2021

MOE Compensation Considerations, Challenges

Constructing the right compensation packages, and communicating the story behind them, is key for banks engaging in mergers of equals.

By: Todd A. Leone
Video | December 16th, 2021

Commercial Lending Automation in 2022

Competition for commercial loans has been heating up, and future success will require an enhanced digital experience.

By: Joe Ehrhardt
Article | December 14th, 2021

Laying Down a Foundation for Bank Boards Through Assessment, Alignment

Banks can use a board assessment and alignment to create strategies that position them for growth and prepare them for unexpected changes in the industry.

By: J. Scott Petty
Article | December 9th, 2021

Cybersecurity risk: Managing Multiple Security and Compliance Requirements

It is increasingly important that bank directors are actively engaged in overseeing both compliance and security concerns.

By: Mike Del Giudice, Angie Hipsher-Williams
Article | December 8th, 2021

A Look Ahead to 2022: The Year of Digital Lending

Community banks that hope to stay ahead should prioritize digital and automated loan processes in the face of talent and regulatory challenges.

By: Joe Ehrhardt