The Magazine

3rd Quarter 2012

Going For Gold: 2012 Bank Performance Scorecard

The year 2011 produced some impressive comebacks on our expanded performance ranking as the banking industry finally turned the corner on the Great Recession.


Stuck On Tarp

Three and half years after the Troubled Asset Relief Program began, hundreds of banks have yet to unwind themselves from the government’s support.

When The Devil Went Down To Georgia

What happened in the state of Georgia that made it number one for bank failures?

Rebuilding The Board

An increasing number of boards are reassessing whether they have the right skills and backgrounds to handle the challenges ahead.

Overworked, Underpaid and Unappreciated

Bank Director’s 2012 Compensation Survey reveals slight increases in pay but rising unhappiness on bank boards.