Contributor : Jack Milligan

Bank Services
Training | November 22nd, 2018

Five Traits of a Strong Governance Culture

Top-performing banks share one common trait: a strong governance culture.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | November 7th, 2018

How To Manage Talent in a Parfait Organization

Banking is going through a generational change in its workforce, and talent management programs are an essential factor in getting younger employees ready to lead.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | October 12th, 2018

Why Investors Are Still Hungry for New Bank Equity

Bank stocks might be a little pricey at their current valuations, but investors still have an appetite for new equity issues.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | September 17th, 2018

The Avoidable Mistakes that Acquirers Make

A strategic plan, candid communication and smart people decisions are all elements of a successful M&A deal.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | August 14th, 2018

New Big Bank Digital Ventures Could Threaten Community Banks

Large banks like Chase, Wells Fargo and Citizens Financial are launching new digital banking ventures independent of their branch operations.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | July 20th, 2018

Five Qualities It Takes to be an Effective Director

Intelligence and experience are important, but they alone do not guarantee success.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
FinXTech
Article | July 4th, 2018

How U.S. Bank Helps Distressed Borrowers

U.S. Bank teamed up with the fintech company SpringFour to connect distressed borrowers with agencies and organizations that can help.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
FinXTech
Article | June 27th, 2018

How Pinnacle Improved the Efficiency of Construction Loan Management

Most banks still manage their construction loans on cumbersome spreadsheets, but that wasn’t acceptable to a high-growth bank like Pinnacle.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | June 19th, 2018

Advice for New Bank Directors

To be effective, new bank directors have to dig in and learn how the banking industry works.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Video | June 7th, 2018

Understanding Today’s Risks

Jack Milligan outlines the market and strategic risks impacting banks today.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director