Bank Services
video | January 19th, 2021

Unit 28: Creating a Strategically Aligned Board

Scott Petty of Chartwell Partners shares why it’s important to evaluate the board’s composition and outlines the assessment process in this Online Training Series video.

By: J. Scott Petty
article | January 15th, 2021

The Three C’s of Indirect Swaps

There’s a better way to meet customer demand for long-term fixed-rate loans than indirect swaps.

By: Ben Lewis
Bank Services
article | January 14th, 2021

The Buck Stops With the Board

This exclusive analysis digs further into Bank Director’s recent RankingBanking study and Governance Best Practices Survey to explore four key areas that build an effective board.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
view_point | January 13th, 2021

The Risk Mindset That Covid-19 Demands

Four steps to ensure your bank will be even stronger if and when the next crisis hits.

By: Sandeep Mangaraj
video | December 31st, 2020

An Audit Expert Explains What’s Changed

Jon Tomberlin of Dixon Hughes Goodman weighs in on the audit committee’s role during a pandemic.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
video | December 29th, 2020

Four Essential Governance Practices

James McAlpin Jr., a partner at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, shares recommended practices for bank boards, based on the 2020 Governance Best Practices Survey.

By: Jim McAlpin
article | December 23rd, 2020

New Research Finds 4 Ways to Improve the Appraisal Experience

There are numerous ways that banks can improve and modernize their appraisal process to provide a better consumer experience.

By: Phillip King
article | December 22nd, 2020

Developing a Digital-First Approach to Risk Management

Banks must implement enhanced digital banking risk management practices to protect the institution and mitigate regulatory risks.

By: Steve Kent
article | December 17th, 2020

Does your Bank Need a SOC?

A security operations center (SOC) helps a bank’s IT department prevent data breaches and cyberattacks.

By: Krystal Rennie
BD Article
video | December 16th, 2020

Structuring Incentive Compensation Plans for 2021

Compensation committees should keep these three principles in mind when crafting incentive plans and goals for 2021.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director