article | May 26th, 2020

Fee Income at Premium as Crisis Threatens Credit

These companies could be well positioned for the prolonged low-rate environment.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | May 25th, 2020

Practical AI Considerations for Community Banks

Now is the perfect time for community banks to use AI innovations as a way to future-proof their institutions.

By: Sultan Meghji
BD Article
article | May 22nd, 2020

Texas Strong: Banks Contend With Dual Threats

First Financial Bankshares remains undaunted, even as coronavirus and low oil prices threaten to mess with Texas.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-in-chief for Bank Director
video | May 22nd, 2020

The Covid-19 Shift

The coronavirus pandemic required overnight acceleration of technological change, which will allow banks to better serve customers and enhance operations.

By: Al Dominick, CEO of Bank Director and FinXTech, Luke Thomas
Bank Services
training | May 21st, 2020

Managing Through the Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Milligan breaks down the steps that bank leadership teams should take to weather the Covid-19 pandemic.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-in-chief for Bank Director
article | May 20th, 2020

Loan Growth: Curation, Credit Monitoring

One community bank found that giving customers an easy way to monitor their credit also generated $190,000 in loan balances through a single campaign.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
article | May 19th, 2020

Coronavirus Ushers Banks Into New Digital Banking Era

Banks should continue investing in online capabilities to complete their digital transformation even after the coronavirus passes.

By: Kevin Polinsky
BD Article
article | May 18th, 2020

How Peoples Bancorp Prevailed Through PPP

Peoples Bank was the top-performing bank throughout its three-state footprint through the first round of the Paycheck Protection Program measured by dollars of loans approved per assets.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine
article | May 15th, 2020

Coronavirus Considerations for Goodwill Impairment

As a result of the pandemic, financial institutions may find it challenging to determine whether a triggering event has occurred, resulting in the need for an impairment analysis.

By: Ashley Ensley, Amanda Sterwerf
article | May 14th, 2020

Six Timeless Tenets of Extraordinary Banks

Executives from top-performing banks weigh in on the most important aspects of running prudent and profitable institutions.

By: John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine