article | May 27th, 2020

Three Financial Institutions, Three Ways to Improve Operations

From streamlining data to improving financial modeling, here’s why Cinchy, Empyrean Solutions and INETCO Systems were recognized at Bank Director’s 2020 Best of FinXTech Connect Awards.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
article | May 26th, 2020

Fee Income at Premium as Crisis Threatens Credit

These companies could be well positioned for the prolonged low-rate environment.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | May 25th, 2020

Practical AI Considerations for Community Banks

Now is the perfect time for community banks to use AI innovations as a way to future-proof their institutions.

By: Sultan Meghji
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, CEO of Bank Director and FinXTech, 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
Bank Services
training | May 21st, 2020

Managing Through the Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Milligan breaks down the steps that bank leadership teams should take to weather the Covid-19 pandemic.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
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
BD Article
article | May 18th, 2020

How Peoples Bancorp Prevailed Through PPP

Peoples Bank was the top-performing bank throughout its three-state footprint through the first round of the Paycheck Protection Program measured by dollars of loans approved per assets.

By: John J. Maxfield, editor-in-chief for Bank Director magazine
article | May 15th, 2020

Coronavirus Considerations for Goodwill Impairment

As a result of the pandemic, financial institutions may find it challenging to determine whether a triggering event has occurred, resulting in the need for an impairment analysis.

By: Ashley Ensley, Amanda Sterwerf