Committees : Risk

article | October 24th, 2012

The Cheesecake Factory and Banking: What a Successful Restaurant Knows About Risk Management

Wolters Kluwer's Amy Fields applies lessons from the Cheesecake Factory to the enterprise risk management process.

By: Amy Fields
article | October 5th, 2012

With the New Focus on the Consumer, the Buck Stops (And Starts) with the Board

Wolters Kluwer’s Christina Speh discusses the change in regulatory focus on the consumer, and what that means for your bank.

By: Christina Nejezchleb Speh
article | September 24th, 2012

How Risk Management Is Changing

Credit Risk Management co-founder David Ruffin talks about transforming your credit and risk culture.

By: David Ruffin
article | September 21st, 2012

When the Sky is Falling, Don’t be Chicken Little

Covington & Burling attorneys talk about how to get ready for that inevitable crisis.

By: D. Jean Veta, Michael Nonaka
white_paper | August 27th, 2012

In Search of a New Breed of Chief Risk Officer

This article examines the skills and backgrounds needed for a chief risk officer and poses four questions boards should be asking.

By: Paul Gibson and Avi Shatzkes, Ph.D
article | August 17th, 2012

Do Small Banks Need a Risk Committee?

Banks above $10 billion in assets must have a board-level risk committee. When do banks below that size need one?

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
interview | July 19th, 2012

The Job of a Chief Risk Officer

Steve Figliuolo, corporate risk officer for Citizens Republic Bancorp, talks about his job, how he works with the board and how to find a good chief risk officer.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
article | April 30th, 2012

Bank Directors and Chief Risk Officers: Odd Couple or Ideal Match?

Bank boards can improve their relationship with this key officer by following a few important steps.

By: James Lam
article | September 1st, 2011

New Media Compliance Issues: Is Social Media Right for Your Institution?

Social media is the new reality and many financial institutions are getting left behind. This article outlines guidelines and tips for how to mix caution and innovation when using this ever-changing medium.

By: Chris Dye of Harland Financial Solutions
article | July 14th, 2011

New Guidance Raises the Bar for Bank Internet Security

Federal regulators say banks will need layered security to keep fraud at bay. Comerica case also highlights bank’s legal responsibility.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director