Should You Invest in a Venture Fund?
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The State of Risk: 2013 Risk Practices Survey
Regulatory compliance and data top the list of concerns for risk officers and directors, according to the inaugural risk management survey by Bank Director and Wolters Kluwer Financial Services.
Buyers & Bleeders: Why Banks Need to Consolidate Now
Adam Mustafa, managing director of Invictus Consulting Group, shares why half of the banks across the country will need to participate in M&A in order to survive over the long-haul.
The Hidden Capital of Social Networks
The chairman of First Oklahoma Bank writes about how his bank builds on the social capital of its investors.
A Focused Approach on M&A
In this short video, board Chairman William Fenstermaker shares his insight on how his management team and board developed a long-term strategic plan focused on mergers & acquisitions.
The Bank’s Liability for Cyber Theft on Commercial Accounts
Attorneys at Graves Bartle Marcus & Garrett reveal five critical steps to protect your bank, your customers and your bottom line.
Drivers of Bank Valuation, Part I: Defining Value
C.K. Lee looks at what drives value in the marketplace with an eye toward improving your bank’s value.
Small Banks Chafe Under New Mortgage Rules
New CFPB rules make an attempt to carve out small and rural lenders, but some say it’s not enough.
Avoiding Valuation Problems During an Acquisition
Crowe Horwath LLP’s Dan McConaughy and Chad Keller write about the challenges of valuation during an acquisition and how to overcome them.
Facing Headwinds: What Concerns Today’s Banking Leaders
Based on the results of a survey conducted by Grant Thornton LLP and Bank Director, Nichole Jordan of Grant Thornton reviews three areas of concern keeping today’s financial leaders up at night.
You Just Got an Unsolicited Offer: Now What?
We asked attorneys what the proper protocol is when you get an unsolicited offer.