Issues : Regulation

BD Article
article | April 27th, 2015

Getting Friendly With Your Regulator

This article explores the role the board and CEO in managing the regulatory relationship.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-in-chief for Bank Director
BD Article
article | April 13th, 2015

What Banks Are Doing Now to Handle Compliance

Bank executives must manage the increasing amount of regulation. How are they coping?

By: Naomi Snyder
article | March 9th, 2015

Congress Makes Capital Requirements Easier for Small Banks

A congressional change to the Federal Reserve’s Small Bank Holding Company Policy spells more options for community banks.

By: Jonathan Hightower, Reed White
article | February 4th, 2015

Regulatory Concerns about Bank Culture Should Serve as a Wake-Up Call

Regulators are increasingly scrutinizing banks to assess the quality of their culture.

By: Cliff Stanford
Bank Services
directorcorps | January 16th, 2015

The CFPB: How It Impacts Your Bank

The CFPB has transformed federal banking regulation and put a huge emphasis on consumers. Here is what you need to know about the agency as a member of a bank’s board.

By: Naomi Snyder
BD Article
article | January 9th, 2015

Year in Review: Big Profits, but Big Regulatory Fines, Too

Bank Director Managing Editor Naomi Snyder describes the macro-trends that are transforming banking.

By: Naomi Snyder
article | January 9th, 2015

Do You Need an Anti-Money Laundering Dashboard?

Crowe Horwath LLP consultants write about the top four benefits of building an AML dashboard.

By: Stuart Feldhamer, Brian Kloostra, Chris Sifter
article | December 5th, 2014

Safeguarding Your Institution’s Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Program

Given recent regulatory guidance, this article describes the board’s role and responsibilities for oversight of the bank’s AML and Bank Secrecy Act compliance.

By: D. Jean Veta, Michael Nonaka
article | October 13th, 2014

Is Your Bank Ready for Basel III Compliance?

Fiserv’s Orlando Hanselman describes the board’s role in Basel III compliance and capital planning.

By: Orlando Hanselman
article | September 15th, 2014

Weak Consumer Exams Are Holding Up M&A Deals

Margaret Tahyar, who has advised multiple banks on acquisitions or sales, writes about the current trend where consumer compliance issues are delaying deals.

By: Margaret E. Tahyar