Contributor : Naomi Snyder

Article | July 6th, 2012

What Regulators Want To See From Boards

Regulators at a recent Bank Director conference talked about how they viewed the audit committee, risk and regulation.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | June 27th, 2012

Bank stocks: “It’s really been a lost decade.”

Steven Hovde of The Hovde Group, an investment bank for the financial services sector, predicts that housing and Europe will hold down economic growth and hurt banks.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | June 18th, 2012

Coming To Grips With Risk And Regulation

A recap of the Bank Audit Committee Conference in Chicago this month.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | June 15th, 2012

What will JPMorgan’s trading goof mean for regulation?

JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s Jamie Dimon had to testify before Congress to explain his company's trading loss. There may be more at stake than just JPMorgan.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | April 25th, 2012

Southeast Bank Stock Multiples Improve, and M&A pricing gets better

Monroe Securities Inc., an investment banking firm in Chicago that specializes in community banks, reports on banks in the Southeast.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | April 20th, 2012

Will Citigroup Shareholders’ “No” Vote Change the Compensation Game?

Citigroup is the largest bank to fail say-on-pay. How will that impact the industry?

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | April 13th, 2012

Who Will Break-up the Big Banks?

Much has been said about the need to break-up the biggest banks in this country. Will it ever happen?

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | April 2nd, 2012

Community bankers fight back

Feeling that the legislative tide has turned against them, a number of state banking associations are getting together to raise money for federal elections.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | March 21st, 2012

CFPB’s New Director Promises to View Community Banks Differently

“When the world went mad around us, you did not stray,’’ Richard Cordray tells a crowd at the Independent Community Bankers of America National Convention and Techworld.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | March 19th, 2012

Regulators to bankers: We Hear You

FDIC’s Martin Gruenberg and OCC’s John Walsh address community bankers at ICBA convention.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director