Issues : Strategy

article | July 22nd, 2021

Can Banks Afford to Be Short-Sighted With Real-Time Payments?

How will the heavy-handed and costly legacy payments infrastructure at banks cope with the rollout and widespread adoption of real-time payments?

By: Booshan Rengachari
Bank Services
podcast | July 20th, 2021

What Huntington’s Steve Steinour Expects From His Board

Huntington Bancshares Chairman and CEO Steve Steinour relies on his highly engaged and diverse board for advice across a wide range of issues, and encourages the bank's management team to tap into their expertise at any time.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
view_point | July 14th, 2021

Rightsize Your BSA/AML Model

Banks that don’t implement risk management frameworks with clear model definitions and their associated review, testing, and validation, are opening the door for examiner scrutiny.

By: Robert Bondy, Brad Birkholz
article | July 5th, 2021

Power in Pineapples: Why Less Isn’t More in Financial Education

How one app is helping give bank customers the financial education they need.

By: Erika Bailey, FinXTech research analyst
video | June 17th, 2021

Creating a Better Mortgage Experience

Customers increasingly choose a mortgage lender based on a seamless digital experience. Find out how to improve the process in this short video.

By: Phillip King
Bank Services
podcast | June 9th, 2021

A Second Act for Richard Davis

Richard Davis details his personal journey from chairman and CEO of U.S. Bancorp to CEO of Make-A-Wish, which makes dreams come true for critically ill children.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
article | May 28th, 2021

Three Things Bankers Learned During the Pandemic

The pandemic sped up the transition to digital services. But it also taught us about our employees and customers.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
article | May 19th, 2021

Tactical Pillars for Quick Wins in the Challenging Operating Environment

Banks should consider three pillar strategies that offer quick wins, short-term cost savings and guidelines to create a foundation for operational excellence.

By: Jesse McGannon
article | May 12th, 2021

Why Community Banks Are Investing in Startups

Small banks are getting in on the excitement of funding tech companies.

By: Naomi Snyder, Editor-in-Chief at Bank Director
article | May 7th, 2021

Announcing the 2021 Best of FinXTech Awards

Bank Director and a panel of judges scoured the industry to find the best financial technology companies working with banks.

By: Al Dominick