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MANAGE RISK MORE EFFECTIVELY

Manage Risk More Effectively

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  • Article | Regulation
  • July 20th, 2012

Dodd-Frank Enters Its Terrible Twos

Has there ever been a more complex—or despised—piece of financial legislation than the Dodd-Frank Act, which will be two years old July 21?

  • Article | Analyst Forum
  • July 20th, 2012

Bank Waters Will Remain Choppy

Ken Usdin, a Jefferies & Co. stock analyst, talks about his predictions for the future of the banking sector and names some of his top picks.

  • Interview | Risk
  • July 19th, 2012
  • DirectorCorps

The Job of a Chief Risk Officer

Steve Figliuolo, corporate risk officer for Citizens Republic Bancorp, talks about his job, how he works with the board and how to find a good chief risk officer.

  • Article | Regulation
  • July 18th, 2012

Dodd-Frank and Federal Preemption: The End Result

Many thought Dodd-Frank would change the standard that exempts national banks from state consumer financial laws. That hasn’t happened.

  • Article | Analyst Forum
  • July 13th, 2012

Bank M&A Deal Volume, Pricing Remains Steady

SNL Financial gives its latest update on pricing and volume.

  • White Paper | Regulation
  • July 9th, 2012

When Doing “Less Badly” Isn’t Enough: Linking Regulation with Strategy in the Post Dodd-Frank Era

A recent report by Deloitte LLP discusses strategies to make an institution thrive post Dodd-Frank.

  • Article | Regulation
  • July 6th, 2012

What Regulators Want To See From Boards

Regulators at a recent Bank Director conference talked about how they viewed the audit committee, risk and regulation.

  • Article | Regulation
  • July 6th, 2012

Resolution Planning: Lessons Learned

What the first round of “living wills” teaches other big banks.

  • Article | Legal
  • July 4th, 2012

International M&A: Will China Buy More U.S. Banks?

Attorneys weigh in on the role they think international acquirers will play over the next two to three years.

  • Article | Analyst Forum
  • June 27th, 2012

Bank stocks: “It’s really been a lost decade.”

Steven Hovde of The Hovde Group, an investment bank for the financial services sector, predicts that housing and Europe will hold down economic growth and hurt banks.