Contributor : Emily McCormick

research | June 17th, 2019

2019 Survey Results: CEO and Board Pay Trends

The results of Bank Director’s 2019 Compensation Survey explore succession planning, board refreshment and trends in CEO and director compensation.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | June 13th, 2019

A Former Regulator Shares His Advice for Boards

Bank leaders should focus on building a positive relationship with regulators, even in today’s deregulatory environment.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | May 17th, 2019

77 Percent of Bank Boards Approve Loans. Is That a Mistake?

Community bank directors don't have to approve loans. Yet, more than three-quarters of executives and directors say their board is involved in the process.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | May 16th, 2019

Exclusive: How This Growing Community Bank Focuses on Risk

Managing risk can be particularly difficult for community banks. Find out how $4.6 billion asset Bryn Mawr Bank Corp. does it in this interview with their CRO, Patrick Killeen.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | April 18th, 2019

Why Your Board’s Risk Committee Structure Matters

Boards should examine their committee structure for opportunities to enhance risk oversight. Find out more in this exclusive analysis from Bank Director’s 2019 Risk Survey.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | April 12th, 2019

The Huge Lending Opportunity You’re Overlooking

Female entrepreneurs face a funding gap, which could turn into big business for community and regional banks.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | March 25th, 2019

2019 Risk Survey: Cybersecurity Oversight

Bank boards continue to work out how to effectively oversee cybersecurity.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
RankingBanking
article | February 8th, 2019

The Story Behind 2018’s Most Transformative Deal

Find out why the surprising acquisition of Green Bancorp by Veritex Holdings tops our ranking of the most transformative bank deals of 2018.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | January 17th, 2019

Exclusive Analysis: Why Active Acquirers Close More Deals

This exclusive analysis from the 2019 Bank M&A Survey examines what separates active acquirers from opportunistic ones.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | January 4th, 2019

The Three M&A Virtues of M&T

The large regional bank is a disciplined buyer. What forms its philosophy?

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