Contributor : Naomi Snyder

Article | February 24th, 2012

Growth Opportunities: What Bank Leaders Think

Survey shows regulatory risk is a top concern, but more expect economic improvement than last year.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | February 17th, 2012

How to Raise Capital in a Difficult Market: What Investors are Looking For

A banker who successfully raised more than $400 million in the equity markets talks about how to get it done.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Slideshow | February 8th, 2012

Nifty 50: The Best Users of Capital in Banking

Highlighting the top five best users of capital in banking.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | February 6th, 2012

Industry Overview: Asset Quality Concerns Marred 2011 Performance

Banks are well capitalized but credit needs to improve and investors need clarity on the years ahead.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | February 3rd, 2012

OCC’s Walsh: “I feel your pain”

The OCC’s John Walsh tells a crowd at Bank Director conference that Dodd-Frank is unlikely to be repealed.

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

Survivor Guilt: An Assessment of Financial Crisis Lawsuits

What did it cost Bank of America and Wells Fargo to buy failing institutions during the financial crisis?

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | December 16th, 2011

Structuring Director Pay: How Other Banks Do It

Grant Thornton LLP looks at median bank director pay packages in the face of increased regulation and workloads.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | December 9th, 2011

Trends in CEO Pay: Work Now, Get Paid Later

The financial crisis has vastly changed the way banks pay their chief executives. Even with long-term restricted stock and smaller salary increases, pay is on the way up.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | November 16th, 2011

Industry Update: The State of Banking Today

Stifel’s Ben Plotkin gives an update of the banking industry at a crossroads. Profits and valuations will be impacted in the years ahead, and the industry will have to come to terms with the “new normal.”

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | November 4th, 2011

What’s ahead in bank stocks?

A stock analyst talks about why investors hate bank stocks so much right now, and what to do about it.

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