The Magazine

2nd Quarter 2019

A Woman’s Place is in the C-Suite

Women aspire to lead as much as men do, and banks that cultivate inclusion will gain an edge in the war for talent.

Features

How FirstBank Profits from Being Private

Being privately held allows Colorado-based FirstBank to focus on strategy without the distraction of public ownership.

An Internet Pioneer Keeps Pace with the Digital Revolution

Axos CEO Greg Garrabrants talks about the company’s new digital banking platform, its customer base and his view of the future for digital banking.

Banks Regain Sovereignty Over Risk Practices

The 2019 Risk Survey finds some banks modifying risk practices following the passage of regulatory relief, while others continue to reap benefits by keeping these practices in place.

Exit Strategy

Succession of a bank’s chief executive is at the top of any board’s list of duties. Here’s a look at successful transitions of power at three banks.

Departments

  • Point of View By John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine

  • For Your Review By Bank Director Staff Writer

  • Market Intelligence By John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine

  • Endnotes By John J. Maxfield, executive editor for Bank Director magazine