DirectorCorps

  • DirectorCorps | Bank M&A
  • February 19th, 2016
  • Bank Services

Preparing Your Bank for Sale

Want to increase your bank’s value in the eye of a potential acquirer? Here’s how.

  • DirectorCorps | Strategy
  • November 20th, 2015
  • Bank Services

Improving Branch Profitability: We Ask the Experts

Bank Director asks: What’s the No. 1 thing banks should do to improve the profitability of their branches?

  • DirectorCorps | Risk
  • October 16th, 2015
  • Bank Services

How Will Rising Interest Rates Impact Your Bank?

This article describes how interest rates affect the bank’s balance sheet, and what questions board members should be asking to provide oversight of interest rate risk.

  • DirectorCorps | Risk
  • September 18th, 2015
  • Bank Services

How Banks Can Improve Crisis Planning

Experts describe ways that banks can improve their response to a crisis, especially a cyberattack.

  • DirectorCorps | Growth
  • September 18th, 2015
  • Bank Services

How CRE Lending Has Evolved

Bank Director program members reveal how their bank’s CRE lending strategy has changed in recent years.

  • DirectorCorps | Risk
  • August 21st, 2015
  • Bank Services

What Bank Directors Are Worried About Now

Members of Bank Director's membership program reveal what worries them the most.

  • Video | Legal
  • August 21st, 2015
  • Bank Services

Banks Decide to Fight Lawsuit

ConnectOne Bancorp's Chairman and CEO Frank Sorrentino discusses the bank's decision to fight a shareholder lawsuit and how it paid off.

  • Video | Strategy
  • July 16th, 2015
  • Bank Services

The Risk of Doing Nothing

Douglas G. Duncan of Fannie Mae discusses demographic and economic trends facing the industry.

  • Video | Growth
  • May 29th, 2015
  • Bank Services

Really, What Is Franchise Value?

In this video, Fred Cannon, director of research for Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, discusses the question, "What is a bank's franchise value?"

  • DirectorCorps | Regulation
  • May 15th, 2015
  • Bank Services

The Regulatory Tiers: Should You Grow Past $1 Billion, $5 Billion or Even $10 Billion in Assets?

This article describes what to consider when planning a growth strategy past the different tiers that trigger more regulation.