Contributor : Naomi Snyder

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
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
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
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
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
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
BD Article
article | June 12th, 2017

What’s Changed When It Comes to Audit & Risk?

Enterprise risk management has plateaued at many banks but cybersecurity is a board-level discussion now.

By: Naomi Snyder
BD Article
article | June 2nd, 2017

Can We Say Goodbye to Fair Lending Cases?

Banks need to worry a little less about fair lending lawsuits these days, but the issue can’t be ignored.

By: Naomi Snyder
video | May 25th, 2017

When a Banker Becomes an Entrepreneur

Chip Mahan tells the story of how Live Oak Bank needed a cutting edge lending platform, and decided not to hire an outside vendor, but to create the platform itself.

By: Naomi Snyder
BD Article
article | May 5th, 2017

Should the Wells Fargo Board Resign?

A lack of shareholder support may signal a need for new directors on the board.

By: Naomi Snyder