Issues : COVID-19

BD Article
article | June 8th, 2020

Pending, Future Bank M&A Challenged by Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has caused pending deals to be extended or terminated, but could create opportunity for patient buyers and sellers.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
article | June 5th, 2020

Leading Through Crisis

Great leaders exhibit four traits that will help them guide their organizations through the current environment.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | June 5th, 2020

CEOs Weigh Challenge of Recalling Workers During Pandemic

Can banks bring their employees back to the workplace and keep them safe from the coronavirus — and are they ready to come back?

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
article | June 1st, 2020

Former CFPB Head on a Post-Pandemic Banking Industry

Banks face a reputational risk — and opportunity — as they help customers navigate the uncertain financial landscape caused by the coronavirus pandemic, says former CFPB Director Richard Cordray.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
article | May 29th, 2020

Strengthening Corporate Culture During Covid-19

Companies can use virtual tools to foster and strengthen their culture, and even achieve key goals through the crisis.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | May 28th, 2020

On the Radar For the Pandemic’s Next Phase

Banks should prepare to address several emerging issues as they transition to the next stage of the pandemic reaction and fallout.

By: Patrick Hanchey
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, Luke Thomas
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-at-large for Bank Director
FinXTech
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