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2019 Compensation Survey Results

The results of Bank Director’s 2019 Compensation Survey explore succession planning, board refreshment and trends in CEO and director compensation.

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  • Research | Compensation
  • June 17th, 2019

2019 Survey Results: CEO and Board Pay Trends

The results of Bank Director’s 2019 Compensation Survey explore succession planning, board refreshment and trends in CEO and director compensation.

  • Research | Risk
  • March 25th, 2019

2019 Risk Survey: Cybersecurity Oversight

Bank boards continue to work out how to effectively oversee cybersecurity.

  • Research | Bank M&A
  • December 3rd, 2018

2019 Bank M&A Survey: What’s Driving Growth

Find out about the industry’s expectations for deals—and how banks spent their tax windfall.

  • Research | Compensation
  • September 24th, 2018

Fueling Future Growth

Banks are facing an increasingly competitive talent landscape. Here’s how some are tackling the issue, based on the 2018 Compensation Survey.

  • Research | Technology
  • August 27th, 2018

2018 Technology Survey: Enhancing Board Know-How

Directors are focusing more on technology, but still need to know more about this critical strategic issue.

  • Research | Compensation
  • June 4th, 2018

2018 Compensation Survey: Board Composition a Key Issue

Directors and executives share their views on board composition and talent, and reveal how much CEOs and directors are paid.

  • Research | Risk
  • March 19th, 2018

2018 Risk Survey: Technology's Impact on Compliance

Bank Director's Risk Survey examines cybersecurity, the rising rate environment and the impact of regtech solutions.

  • Research | Bank M&A
  • December 4th, 2017

2018 Bank M&A Survey: Will Bank M&A Pick Up?

Bank leaders expect a more favorable M&A environment but are pragmatic about regulatory relief.

  • Research | Compensation
  • September 29th, 2017

Rewards of Board Service

Here’s how bank board compensation and composition have changed over the past decade.

  • Research | Technology
  • August 28th, 2017

2017 Technology Survey: Data Deficiencies

Three-quarters of executives and directors see room to improve data analytics at their bank.

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