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Three Critical Areas of Succession Planning

Three Critical Areas of Succession Planning

Change is inevitable in life, which is why it’s important to address succession issues head on.


  • Research | Compensation
  • June 5th, 2017

2017 Compensation Survey: Procrastination About CEO Succession

Many boards haven’t determined who will replace the CEO when that executive retires or leaves the bank.

  • Article | Lending
  • May 31st, 2017
  • FinXTech

How NBKC Bank Made Mortgages User Friendly with Roostify

NBKC partnership with Roostify illustrates how savvy use of technology platforms can also benefit the lender’s bottom line.

  • Article | Lending
  • May 26th, 2017
  • FinXTech

Eating Soup with a Fork: Why Banks Struggle with Small Business Lending, and How to Fix It

Banks must expand their technology tool set, especially when originating small business loans.

  • Video | Lending
  • May 25th, 2017
  • DigitalEdition

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.

  • Article | Compensation
  • May 24th, 2017

Dangling the Carrot: How Banks Can Approach Incentive Compensation

This article describes appropriate triggers and do’s and don’ts for bank executive incentive pay.

  • Article | Lending
  • May 24th, 2017

Franklin Synergy Bank Partners with Built Technologies to Streamline Construction Lending

By partnering with Built Technologies, Franklin Synergy Bank was able to streamline its construction loan administration and increase its construction loan capacity by over 33 percent.

  • Article | Compensation
  • May 15th, 2017

General Account BOLI Sales Dominate Market in 2016

Equias Alliance’s David Shoemaker and Ken Derks write about sales trends in the BOLI market in 2016 and why overall BOLI premium declined last year.

  • Article | Governance
  • May 5th, 2017
  • BD Article

Should the Wells Fargo Board Resign?

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

  • Article | Lending
  • April 24th, 2017

How to Pick the Right Digital Small Business Lending Tool: Top 10 Must Have Characteristics

There are a ton of choices out there for banks and credit unions to evaluate fintech solutions to improve the small business lending experience.

  • Article | Governance
  • April 13th, 2017
  • Bank Services

Needed: CISOs to Play Cyber Chess with Skilled Hackers

Does your bank need a chief information security officer?