Issues

article | July 1st, 2011

Who Gains the Most From Final Interchange Rule

An analysis by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods shows that TCF Financial in Wayzata, Minnesota; Synovus Financial Corp. in Columbus, Georgia; Regions Financial Corp. in Birmingham, Alabama; and BancorpSouth, Inc. in Tupelo, Mississippi have the most impact.

By: Naomi Snyder
article | June 27th, 2011

Online banking is missing something: personal financial management

One consultant explains why banks could benefit by offering customers budgeting and saving help online.

By: Naomi Snyder
article | June 22nd, 2011

Enterprise risk management: what it is and what to do about it

Speakers at Bank Director’s Bank Audit Committee conference in Chicago June 13-15 explained why an enterprise wide risk program is so important.

By: Naomi Snyder
article | June 16th, 2011

Questions to ask about mobile banking and marketing

In a time where banks can't afford to NOT offer mobile banking, John Flora of Intuit Financial Services offers some questions a CEO should be asking when considering this latest technology.

By: Al Dominick, CEO of Bank Director and FinXTech
article | June 10th, 2011

Why bank stocks are performing so badly

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods chairman and CEO John Duffy gives his update on the banking industry, looking at profitability, stocks and the M&A market.

By: Naomi Snyder
article | May 13th, 2011

It’s not over ’til it’s over

Michael Sher, managing director of RSM McGladrey, discusses where FDIC-assisted deals go from here, and what mistakes bankers make when buying failed banks.

By: Michael Sher
video | January 30th, 2011

Moving Customers from Free to Fee Checking

Mike Branton, Managing Partner of StrategyCorps shares ways financial institutions can move customers from free to fee based checking and still keep them happy.

By: Mike Branton