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The Need for Secure Communications in the Boardroom

Best practices require boards to stop using personal email for corporate business.


  • Article | Strategy
  • July 18th, 2019
  • Bank Services

Exclusive: How KeyCorp Keeps Diversity & Inclusion in Focus

Creating a more inclusive organization requires a deliberate focus. Kim Manigault of KeyCorp outlines the bank’s strategy for attracting and promoting top talent.

  • Viewpoint | Strategy
  • July 17th, 2019

Why It’s Hard for Banks to Get Answers From Their Systems

Many executives are encountering extraction problems when pulling answers from their core systems. Here are a few ways they can combat this issue.

  • Viewpoint | Strategy
  • July 17th, 2019

Creating the Correct Dividend Policy

When determining a bank’s cash dividend, it is paramount for boards to strike the right payout.

  • Article | Bank M&A
  • July 16th, 2019

The Evolving Buyer Landscape in Bank M&A

The buyers driving consolidation in the bank space continue to change, creating opportunities for new acquirers and prospective sellers.

  • Article | Technology
  • July 15th, 2019

How Community Banks Can Compete Using Fintechs, Not Against Them

Rather than lose customers and revenue to bigger banks that offer more services, community banks should look to the marketplace to augment their offerings.

  • Article | Technology
  • July 10th, 2019
  • FinXTech

How Innovative Banks Are Reimagining the Core

Three key features separate modern cores from the legacy systems that dominate the U.S. market today.

  • Article | Growth
  • July 9th, 2019

Three Ways Directors Can Solve the 3,000-Year-Old Credit Problem

Bankers can leverage data and digital capabilities to fix problems that have plagued commercial credit for thousands of years and make their lending more efficient.

  • Article | Growth
  • July 8th, 2019

Getting a Return on Relationship Profitability

Banks should consider two metrics when calculating how profitable their customers are.

  • Article | Risk
  • July 5th, 2019
  • BD Article

This Is a Red Flag for Banks

The recent behavior of two key financial metrics suggests that a recession may be on the way.

  • Article | Retail
  • July 3rd, 2019

Engaging Branch Staff to Build Merchant Services Momentum

Branch staff’s promotion of merchant services is key to a successful program.