Strategy

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 31st, 2017

Proposed Accounting Changes Should Make Hedging More Attractive to Community Banks

The proposed rules would simplify hedge accounting and get rid of many of its drawbacks.

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 31st, 2017
  • FinXTech

Improving Workflow Saves Time and Money

In an environment where bankers are regularly challenged to do more with less, improving workflows can be a goldmine for process efficiencies

  • Video | Strategy
  • March 29th, 2017
  • FinXTech

Bridging the Technology Gap

Brandon Janosky of Detalus explains how fintech partnerships can benefit organizations that lack in-house expertise and how to identify the right provider.

  • Video | Strategy
  • March 24th, 2017

SBICs: A Unique Way to Comply With CRA

Small business investment companies have been gaining favor due to their unique benefits for community banks.

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 24th, 2017
  • FinXTech

Four Tips for Choosing a Bank Partner

Chris Tremont, EVP of Virtual Banking at Radius Bank, offers fintech companies four tips on choosing a bank partner.

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 17th, 2017
  • FinXTech

How Collaboration Is Taking Shape

Banks and fintech firms are increasingly working together to create new and innovative solutions, but how will these relationships continue to take shape in the future.

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 15th, 2017
  • FinXTech

Innovation Spotlight: BankWest Community Bank

Vincent Tyson, BankWest's Deposit Accounts Manager, discusses the practical dynamics of staying relevant and assessing customer needs outside of the traditional bank environment.

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 13th, 2017
  • FinXTech

Not All Innovations Are Disruptive, But This One Could Be

Chris Skinner explains the difference between sustainable and disruptive innovation.

  • Article | Strategy
  • March 1st, 2017
  • FinXTech

Are Bankers Growing Less Concerned About Fintech Competitors?

FinXTech contributor Tim Melvin argues that fintech companies need banks just as much, if not more, than banks need them.

  • Video | Strategy
  • February 28th, 2017

Talent Strategies for Family-Owned Banks

Finding and retaining qualified talent can be a key challenge for family-owned community banks.