Contributor : Emily McCormick

FinXTech
BD Article
Article | January 10th, 2022

What the Heck is Web3?

Increased attention on Web3 should have leadership teams questioning what this latest technology trend means for their bank.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | December 31st, 2021

Building a ‘Truly Great Place to Work and Bank’

FS Bancorp has fostered a culture that promotes collaboration and humility — and that’s led the bank to strong financial performance.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Article | December 25th, 2021

The New Layaway

Just a few decades ago, it wasn't uncommon to put Christmas gifts on layaway.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | December 20th, 2021

ESG Factors Come to Play in M&A

The 2022 Bank M&A Survey finds several ESG components factoring into M&A due diligence. Find out what this means for buyers and sellers in this exclusive analysis.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | December 6th, 2021

The Topic That’s Missing From Strategic Discussions

Just 14% of boards talk about the risks and opportunities associated with climate change, despite increased interest from bank regulators.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Video | November 23rd, 2021

Furthering Digitization, Automation to Push Digital Transformation

Banks can apply the lessons from the coronavirus pandemic around digitization to continue investing in innovations that keep them nimble and agile.

By: Peter Goth, Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Article | November 16th, 2021

Bank Director Releases 2022 Bank M&A Survey Results

Results Reveal Competitive Pressures Driving Deal Activity in 2022

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Research | November 15th, 2021

Bank M&A Survey Results: Technology, Competitive Pressures Drive Deal Activity in 2022

The 2022 Bank M&A Survey finds banks are seeking scale to compete.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | October 14th, 2021

Can Boards Be a Technology Resource for Their Bank?

Technology plays a profound role in today’s banking industry, but too many boards lack the expertise to connect technology to their institution’s business strategy. Uncover more about technology governance in this exclusive analysis from Bank Director’s 2021 Technology Survey.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Article | September 20th, 2021

Sharpening Your Competitive Edge

Leveraging the results of the 2021 Compensation Survey, this white paper examines two key compensation themes: measuring CEO performance and competing for talent.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director