Contributor : Naomi Snyder

BD Article
article | February 15th, 2021

The Coming Buyback Frenzy

Capital levels are high and investors are asking banks: What have you done for me lately?

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
BD Article
article | February 8th, 2021

Will We Ever See Three Times Book Again?

Bank M&A pricing peaked 22 years ago at 2.6 times tangible book value. We’re not anywhere close to that.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
BD Article
article | January 25th, 2021

Masks and Zoom Conferencing: What Dealmaking Looks Like During a Pandemic

Banks that did deals during a pandemic were forced to adapt rapidly to essential skills, such as remote consolidation and online negotiation.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
RankingBanking
article | January 18th, 2021

How Credit Unions Pursue Growth

In the world of credit unions, fast growth can lead to high earnings.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
video | October 27th, 2017

How Can the Board Assess Corporate Culture

Terry Strange, audit and compliance committee chair at BBVA Compass Bancshares, speaks on how bank board members can assess the culture of their organization.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
BD Article
article | October 6th, 2017

Banks May Get Capital Relief

An interagency proposal addresses banks’ complaints that too many commercial real estate loans were considered high risk, and raises limits on mortgage servicing and deferred tax assets that can be counted toward capital.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
video | September 20th, 2017

Handling the Risk of M&A

Steven Deaton of State Bank Financial Corp. describes how his bank handles M&A and risk management, and why it has a corporate psychologist.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
BD Article
article | August 4th, 2017

Coming Out of the Shadows: Why Big Banks Are Partnering With Fintech Firms

Some of the best banking technology is coming from outside banking.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
FinXTech
article | June 26th, 2017

The People Who Plan to Change Financial Services

Who are the entrepreneurs shaking up traditional boundaries to help us all think about banking a little differently?

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
BD Article
article | June 14th, 2017

Fifth Third CEO Says Pace of Bank Industry Change Is Fastest He’s Ever Seen

Greg Carmichael and other speakers at Bank Director conference sound a note of caution in the face of rapid change.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director