Issues

article | March 17th, 2021

How Community Banks Can Drive Revenue Growth During the Pandemic

Technology can augment personal relationships to boost revenues, even in a challenged and socially distanced operating environment.

By: Maria Schuld
article | March 11th, 2021

Solve the Right Problem: The Path to Remediation Success

While there are no shortcuts, there are a few key steps banks can take when remediating a compliance issue the first time.

By: Veronica Baker-Adams
video | March 10th, 2021

Honing Your Strategic Vision

Dig into three fundamentals of long-term performance: efficiency, credit and digital strategy.

By: Kara Baldwin
FinXTech
article | March 9th, 2021

Top Four Digital Trends for the Next Five Years

Community banks should take heed of four trends as banking evolves rapidly over the next five years.

By: Nathaniel Harley
FinXTech
article | March 8th, 2021

How One Small Player Beat Out PNC, Wells Fargo and M&T for PPP Loans

In the government’s massive aid program for small businesses, Biz2Credit found its niche.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor at Bank Director
article | March 5th, 2021

Banking KPI Insights: Year-End Metrics of Note

A look at the performance of the community bank space at the end of 2020 can help institutions prepare for the year ahead.

By: Tim Kosiek, Kevin Schalk
FinXTech
article | March 4th, 2021

Banks Risk Missing This Competitive Advantage

Banks that are committed to making their employees’ and customers’ lives better should seriously consider investing in AI capabilities and applications — before the bank is left behind.

By: David Koscheski
article | March 2nd, 2021

How the Edges of Financial Technology Could Change Regulation

The incoming leaders of federal regulatory agencies will face pressures to overhaul compliance.

By: Joe Robinson
BD Article
article | March 1st, 2021

One Bank Reworks a Key Metric for the Pandemic Era

A CEO leading one of the most efficient banks in the nation came up with a way to measure how much of a bank’s original revenue turns into profits before taxes and provision expense.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
video | February 26th, 2021

Cloudy M&A Expectations for 2021

Crowe Partner Rick Childs reflects on the impact of Covid-19 on M&A activity and the operating environment for 2021, based on the results of the 2021 Bank M&A Survey.

By: Rick Childs