Issues

Interview | November 14th, 2012

Knowing When It’s Time to Sell

Cathy Nash talks about her and the board’s decision to sell Citizens Republic Bancorp.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
Article | November 14th, 2012

Standard Chartered and Anti-Money Laundering: Trends to Watch

Recent enforcement actions against Standard Chartered show the difficulty of challenging U.S. regulators, explains Ropes and Gray LLP.

By: Daniel McCaughey
Article | November 13th, 2012

Will the New Rules on Compensation Risk Really Help?

Legal experts generally think compensation rules will do little to make the banking system safer.

By: Kelsey WEaver
Article | November 12th, 2012

Basel III: How the New Standards Will Affect Your Bank

Jones Day's Chip MacDonald helps prepare you for the upcoming regulatory change in capital requirements.

By: Chip MacDonald
Video | November 7th, 2012

How To Build A High Performance Risk Management Program

In this short video presentation, Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.'s Sai Huda offers five key steps to a successful risk management program.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Article | November 5th, 2012

Reliant on Mobile

Can mobile applications level the playing field for community banks?

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Article | November 2nd, 2012

The Bank Director’s Approach to M&A: Stay Out of Hot Water

Bank directors should be wary of discussing M&A deals with potential partners without the knowledge of the full board. Bryan Cave's Jonathan Hightower explains why.

By: Jonathan Hightower
Article | November 2nd, 2012

Stock Analyst: Own Bank Stocks Now

Anthony Polini,managing director at Raymond James & Associates, talks about the cyclical nature of bank stocks and why they are a good investment right now given the country’s slow recovery.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
Article | October 31st, 2012

The New Proposed Mortgage Regulations: One Size Fits All?

Should everyone be subjected to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new mortgage rules?

By: Kelsey WEaver
Article | October 31st, 2012

How to Account for Deposits in an Acquisition

Banks should be cautious when valuing core deposit intangibles, says Crowe Horwath’s Rick Childs.

By: Rick Childs