Issues

article | Strategy November 15th, 2019

How Operations Cost Banks Time, Money and Customers

Banks that can contain their costs in the face of unprecedented change are the most likely to survive.

By: Tom Grottke, Bill McNamara
article | Retail November 14th, 2019

Using Expertise to Reveal Financial Marketing Opportunities

Tech solutions designed with financial institution in mind pair expertise with data to uncover actionable, relevant insights.

By: Tyson Nargassans
Bank Services
article | Growth November 14th, 2019

Exclusive: MVB’s Journey to Create More Shareholder Liquidity

MVB Financial Corp. CEO Larry Mazza lays out how the bank brought in more shareholders, liquidity and growth into its stock.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | Technology November 13th, 2019

How An Innovative Bank Recruits the Next Generation

One bank is attracting and assessing recruits with a surprising new technology.

By: Amber Buker, program director for FinXTech Connect
article | Strategy November 12th, 2019

Build or Buy: The Best Way to Start a Bank Today

Potential bank organizers must weigh the pros and cons of forming a de novo bank versus buying an existing bank charter in the current regulatory and economic environment.

By: Neil Grayson, Ben Barnhill, B.T. Atkinson
research | Bank M&A November 11th, 2019

Survey Results: Anatomy of a Successful Deal

The 2020 Bank M&A Survey digs into the core components of a successful transaction.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | Strategy November 4th, 2019

Your Bank’s Culture Needs a Brand

Banks should look for ways to leverage and broadcast their culture to attract and keep top talent.

By: Jonathan Rowe
BD Article
article | Strategy November 1st, 2019

The Year that Changed Banking

How one year fundamentally altered expectations around teamwork, culture and performance.

By: Al Dominick, CEO of Bank Director and FinXTech
article | Regulation October 31st, 2019

Forewarned is Forearmed – What’s On the Regulators’ Minds?

Bank regulators see credit, operational and strategic risk as areas of significant focus for them, according to periodic publications.

By: Michael Dailey
FinXTech
article | Risk October 30th, 2019

An Effective Way to Combat Cyber Breaches

Stopping cyber breaches from happening isn’t easy, but one solution enables banks to beat hackers at their own game.

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