Contributor : Kiah Haslett

FinXTech
article | May 27th, 2020

Three Financial Institutions, Three Ways to Improve Operations

From streamlining data to improving financial modeling, here’s why Cinchy, Empyrean Solutions and INETCO Systems were recognized at Bank Director’s 2020 Best of FinXTech Connect Awards.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | May 20th, 2020

Loan Growth: Curation, Credit Monitoring

One community bank found that giving customers an easy way to monitor their credit also generated $190,000 in loan balances through a single campaign.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | April 27th, 2020

Coronavirus Tests Banks’ Emergency Succession Planning

Boards should look closely at the details of their emergency succession plans, given the unpredictable and uncertain nature of the coronavirus crisis.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | April 20th, 2020

Pandemic Upends Annual Meetings, Forcing Virtual Plan Bs

The coronavirus has forced a number of corporations to make short-notice plans and contend with bylaws and regulators to move their annual meetings online.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | April 13th, 2020

Loan Modification Rules Suspended in Race to Minimize Pandemic Losses

How banks should account for and record the modified loans of borrowers impacted by the new coronavirus has become an increasingly urgent issue.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | April 8th, 2020

Former Bank Disruptor, Turned Ally, Talks Innovation

Alexander Sion used to attack bank business models; he now works at a bank that’s seeking growth and innovations.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | March 27th, 2020

Coronavirus Sparks CECL Uncertainty

CECL could put pressure on bank allowances in its first full quarter, but proposed relief from Congress creates uncertainty for the standard itself.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
Bank Services
training | March 26th, 2020

What to Do With Your CECL Delay

CECL takes effect for a number of banks in 2023, a delay announced by FASB in October 2019. Here’s how to make the most of this delay.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | March 16th, 2020

What Regulators Are Doing About Coronavirus

Here are the steps bank regulators are taking to encourage banks to work with customers impacted by the coronavirus.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | March 4th, 2020

Bracing for Changes in the Bank Control Rules

A clarification of bank control rules could bring new capital into the industry.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director