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Article | January 18th, 2022

The Do’s and Don’ts of Digital Lending Transformation

Banks that can no longer delay the transformation to digital lending need the right tools to create more profit and ensure long term success.

By: John Watts
BD Article
Podcast | January 17th, 2022

Searching for Value in Bank Stocks

Tom Brown, managing partner of Second Curve Capital — a hedge fund that Brown started 21 years ago to invest in undervalued banks — talks about his management-centric approach to research, the challenges of being a value investor and some of the best (and worst) bank CEOs he's known over the years.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Article | January 14th, 2022

Reconsidering Pay Strategy in the Wake of Inflation

Banks should think about how well pay strategy addresses four needs.

By: Todd Sirras
Viewpoint | January 12th, 2022

Revisiting Merger Communication Plans

Bank leaders should begin enforcing new thinking and communication steps as changes in regulatory review continue.

By: Paul Murphy
Viewpoint | January 12th, 2022

Improving Client Profitability and Revenue

Banks that have a holistic view of their data are able to better understand and improve the three-way link between banker activities, customer relationship profitability and shareholder return.

By: Bob Kottler
FinXTech
BD Article
Article | January 12th, 2022

FinXTech’s Need to Know: Augmented Intelligence

Here’s how one fintech company is helping bankers have meaningful communications digitally with their customers.

By: Erika Bailey, FinXTech research analyst
Viewpoint | January 12th, 2022

Year One of Biden’s Impact on Banks

Here are a few emerging trends banks should expect this year during Joe Biden's presidency.

By: James Morrissey, Mark Svalina, Mary Donohue
Viewpoint | January 12th, 2022

What Next Year Could Hold For Bank Bonds  

What should bank leaders expect on the horizon for bank bonds?

By: Bill Miller
Viewpoint | January 12th, 2022

Reviewing Potential Fintech Vendors

Here are five critical questions all senior management and board members should answer before signing on the dotted line in a fintech partnership.

By: Susan Sabo, Joshua Juergensen
Viewpoint | January 12th, 2022

Going Macro With Strategic Plans

Financial institutions can meet higher expectations and increased demands from their retail and commercial clients by incorporating this winning strategy.

By: Simon Rose