Contributor : Kiah Haslett
Best Practices for Onboarding New Directors
Joining a bank board doesn’t have to be a confusing experience for new members. Here are some practical takeaways for creating thoughtful, educational onboarding programs.
FASB Sheds Light On CECL Delay Decision
In a conversation with Bank Director, a member of the accounting board explains the new delay on CECL implementation and shares how they're helping banks.
CECL Delayed for Small Banks
FASB has proposed changing the effective date for the new credit loss standard to 2023 for small banks.
What CEOs Want (and Directors Aren’t Giving)
There is one major difference between how CEOs and boards of directors think about executive compensation.
“The Biggest Threat to the Deposit Insurance Fund I’ve Ever Seen”
An outdated rule is putting community banks in a bind and could exacerbate the next crisis.
The Most Effective Bank Directors Share These Two Qualities
There is no magic formula for being an effective bank director, but there are two traits that the best tend to exhibit.
Avoid the Risk of Complacency
Times are good, but banks can’t allow complacency to keep them from making hard decisions to position their institutions for further growth.
Here’s How to Address CECL’s Biggest Question
A debate is raging across the banking industry as to whether the new loan loss accounting standard will lessen or worsen a recession, and what banks can do about it.