Strategy

  • Article | Strategy
  • August 9th, 2018
  • BD Article

Three Important Things Jerome Powell Said To Congress

The Fed chair’s semiannual testimony before lawmakers was a lot about trade, but covered other important topics for banks and directors.

  • Video | Strategy
  • August 7th, 2018

Talent Strategy: Fueling the Future

Your bank should be proactive in its efforts to attract and retain talent. Here’s how.

  • Article | Strategy
  • July 27th, 2018
  • BD Article

What It Takes to Go De Novo Today

Here are the necessary ingredients for starting a brand-new bank today.

  • Article | Strategy
  • July 23rd, 2018

Four Ways to Effectively Deploy Excess Capital

With conditions favorable, there are a few strategies banks could consider.

  • Article | Strategy
  • July 19th, 2018
  • Bank Services

How Midland States Bancorp Develops Its Future Leaders

An in-depth internal training program can help combat a competitive talent market.

  • Article | Strategy
  • July 18th, 2018
  • FinXTech

Have MVB and BillGO Reached True Financial Symbiosis?

MVB Financial Corp. is gaining deposits and more by banking fintech firms like BillGO.

  • Viewpoint | Strategy
  • July 18th, 2018

Thinking Beyond the Efficiency Ratio

Bank executives regularly compare their efficiency ratio to peers and often set strategic goals for reducing it.

  • Viewpoint | Strategy
  • July 18th, 2018

A Powerful Weapon in the War for Deposits

It has become clear that the competition for deposits is reaching highly competitive levels, forcing banks of all sizes to consider new strategies.

  • Article | Strategy
  • July 12th, 2018
  • BD Article

A Report Shows Amazon Is, Piece By Piece, Assembling a Bank

While Amazon may be hard-pressed to ever get a bank charter, that’s not stopping it from providing an array of financial services to its customers.

  • Video | Strategy
  • July 9th, 2018

A New View for Deposit Strategies

The rising rate environment and regulatory relief will have a significant impact on balance sheet strategies.