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article | November 17th, 2020

What We’ve Learned From the Pandemic (So Far)

In this exclusive analysis, Bank Director’s recent surveys uncover areas to watch as the industry emerges from the pandemic-induced downturn.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | November 16th, 2020

2021 Bank M&A Survey Results: Uncertainty Stalls Growth Plans

Banks remain open to making acquisitions, but the barriers to making deals remain high.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | November 11th, 2020

Compensation, Talent Challenges Abound in Pandemic Environment

Day Three of Bank Director’s 2020 BankBEYOND experience explores how the coronavirus pandemic accelerated many of the toughest hiring and talent challenges that banks face, and what they should do in response.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | November 9th, 2020

Revisiting Growth, Strategy in the Face of Banking’s Known Unknowns

Banking experts weigh in on crafting a resilient and flexible strategy while planning for growth in 2021 and beyond during day one of Bank Director’s 2020 BankBEYOND experience.

By: Kiah Lau Haslett, managing editor for Bank Director
BD Article
article | November 6th, 2020

Keeping Optimism Alive

Leading in the face of uncertainty, boards must guard against the current crisis while strategically planning for the months ahead.

By: Al Dominick
article | November 3rd, 2020

How to Combat Bank D&O Headwinds

Banks can take five steps to make their D&O renewals smoother, given that the pandemic has reduced capacity, increased rates and caused underwriters to scrutinize all new and existing business.

By: Dennis Gustafson
article | November 2nd, 2020

Covid-19 Fraud: A Financial Pandemic

Banks must continue to employ a risk-based approach to combat financial crimes and should be vigilant of different types of fraud that may arise during times of economic crisis.

By: Radhika Dholakia-Lipton
article | October 30th, 2020

New Pandemic Safety and Soundness Standards for Banks

Regulators have issued guidance outlining their expectations for banks when it comes to credit quality, operations and working with borrowers.

By: Erica Crain, Susan Sabo
article | October 29th, 2020

Pandemic Presents Technology Ecosystem Opportunities for Banks

Covid-19 is changing how banks build their infrastructure, creating a unique opportunity for fintechs.

By: Sean Hunter
FinXTech
article | October 27th, 2020

Scaling Quality Customer Service in the Pandemic Era

Covid-19 has triggered an unprecedented demand for knowledgeable, personalized guidance —both a massive problem for banks, and a massive opportunity.

By: Evan Siegel