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FINDING TALENT FOR THE BANK’S FUTURE

Finding Talent For The Bank’s Future

Here are three considerations for CEO succession planning.

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  • Article | Compensation
  • November 23rd, 2012

What to Do When Caught Between Investors and Regulators

Shareholder groups want executive pay tied to shareholder value. The regulators’ don’t. What is a board to do?

  • Viewpoint | Compensation
  • November 2nd, 2012

Establishing Effective Governance

Meridian Compensation Partners’ Michael Brittian and Daniel Rodda write about how a board can get a handle on its ever changing agenda.

  • Article | Governance
  • October 26th, 2012

When is the Right Time to Get Rid of the Wrong CEO?

The news about the departure of Citigroup’s CEO focuses attention on one of the toughest jobs of a bank board: firing the CEO.

  • Article | Compensation
  • October 17th, 2012

Old is New Again: Independence vs. Independent Judgment

2012 brings us new guidance under the Dodd-Frank Act addressing the familiar concept of independence.

  • Article | Compensation
  • October 15th, 2012

Linking Long-Term Pay to Performance

Meridian Compensation Partners discuss trends and key design considerations for implementing long-term performance plans.

  • Article | Compensation
  • September 19th, 2012

Groping Toward Mortgage Compensation Rules

Bye, bye bonus. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau clarifies incentive pay for mortgage originators.

  • Article | Compensation
  • August 15th, 2012

Is It Time For Bank Directors to Get A Raise?

Even if the industry’s financial performance is still lackluster, do bank directors deserve a raise?

  • Article | Compensation
  • August 9th, 2012

What Keeps Bankers Up at Night

Meyer-Chatfield Compensation Advisors talks about resolving the nagging compensation issues that keep boards tossing and turning.

  • Article | Audit
  • August 7th, 2012

Do Audit Committees Really Need a Lawyer for Every Meeting?

A consultant from Crowe Horwath LLP addresses the expense and best practices of having lawyers attend audit committee meetings.

  • Article | Governance
  • August 3rd, 2012

JPMorgan and HSBC: Time to Refocus on Internal Controls

A former acting general counsel in the U.S. Treasury Department looks at the failure of internal controls at JPMorgan Chase and HSBC.