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Bank Services
Article | August 25th, 2022

Attracting Talent in a Tight Labor Market

A challenging talent landscape requires more oversight and awareness from the board. Uncover how directors can look beyond the C-suite to address this pressing concern.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Article | August 24th, 2022

Banking’s Single Pane of Glass

Simultaneously balancing dozens of vendor solutions, which all use different management console reports and processes, is one of the most significant challenges bankers face.

By: Kieran Mital, Debi Roy
FinXTech
Article | August 23rd, 2022

Eyes Wide Open: Building Fintech Partnerships That Work

Banks can uncover new revenue sources by working with fintechs – but these relationships aren’t without risk.

By: Tom Grottke, Stephanie White
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