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Article | November 12th, 2021

Data is the Secret Weapon for Successful M&A

Banks can use data analytics to model and optimize M&A decisions, and retain more customers post-acquisition.

By: Adam Craig
BD Article
Article | November 10th, 2021

Regulators Revive Efforts to Pass Dormant Compensation Rules

More than a decade after Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act, U.S. financial regulators are reconsidering rules that were never implemented regarding executive pay.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
Article | November 3rd, 2021

Compensation Considerations in a Merger of Equals

Banks involved in mergers of equals need to develop a compelling human capital strategy and compensation program to ensure that key talent see important deal milestones through.

By: Michael Bonner, Kelly Malafis, Shaun Bisman
Article | November 2nd, 2021

5 Principles to Improve Financial Benchmarking

A focused approach to benchmarking can decrease director workload, reduce information overload and yield better insights.

By: Tony Hodson
FinXTech
Research | November 1st, 2021

Core Surgery: How Banks Are Replacing Their Cores

This FinXTech Intelligence report delves into why — and how — some banks are replacing their cores.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
FinXTech
Article | October 29th, 2021

Demonstrating Empathy Through Technology

Banks need a way to effectively and empathetically listen to customers and respond with information or options that are relevant and timely.

By: Todd Robertson
BD Article
Article | October 27th, 2021

Banks Face a New Regulatory Environment: From Overdrafts to Fair Lending

Presenters at Bank Director’s Audit & Risk Committees Conference shared what banks need to know about three pressing and controversial regulatory issues.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
FinXTech
Article | October 25th, 2021

For Seamless Customer Service, Messaging Beats Chat

When it comes to live chat and mobile messaging, one is clearly better than the other, but they’re often confused by community bankers.

By: Slaven Bilac
Video | October 22nd, 2021

What 2022 Could Hold for Bank M&A

Stinson LLP Partner Adam Maier believes bank mergers and acquisition activity will remain high in 2022, but approvals may slow.

By: Adam Maier
Article | October 22nd, 2021

What Banks Missed

Does buy now, pay later expose a vulnerability in the banking system?

By: Al Dominick