Issues

BD Article
Podcast | August 22nd, 2022

Capitalism with a Conscience

One bank uses its unique mission to serve working families.

By: Laura Alix, director of research at Bank Director
FinXTech
Article | August 19th, 2022

How Technology Fosters Economic Opportunity and Success

Actively creating tools and programs that promote financial inclusion for historically underserved populations may be the key to long-term resilience for community banks and their markets alike.

By: Nathaniel Harley
Article | August 18th, 2022

How Banks Can Create Financially Savvy Communities

For banks, customer financial wellness is both a challenge to meet and an opportunity to seize.

By: Nick Woodcock
FinXTech
Article | August 16th, 2022

How Banks Can Benefit From Adopting Automation for Month-End Close

Bank accounting teams can save time and prevent mistakes by automating their month-end close.

By: Ally Mason
Article | August 11th, 2022

Strengthening Financial Performance in a Rising Rate Environment

When rates rise, successful banks respond by focusing on cheap funding, using models to identify relative value and hedging interest rate risk when necessary.

By: Robert Perry
Bank Services
Article | August 11th, 2022

The Community Bank Board Guide to Crossing $10 Billion

Bank Director has assembled an overview of the changes that come with crossing $10 billion, along with questions directors can use to kick off conversations.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
FinXTech
Article | August 10th, 2022

FinXTech’s Need to Know: Accounts Payable

Accounts payable software could be a great first step for banks to better serve their small business customers with added technology perks.

By: Erika Bailey, FinXTech research analyst
FinXTech
Article | August 9th, 2022

Debunking 7 Digital Account Opening Myths

Discover the most common misperceptions about digital account opening and how maximizing the effectiveness of this process can boost a bank’s digital strategy.

By: Craig Pawling
BD Article
Article | August 8th, 2022

Where Banks Can Find Tech Talent

A Georgia program answers the call for a skilled workforce.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | August 5th, 2022

Preparing for Institutional Risks as Cryptocurrencies Expand

An increasing number of institutions and organizations are adopting cryptocurrencies, but they need to think about, and prepare for, a number of risks.

By: Russell Sommers