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Phil Green quips that he’s a “recovering CPA,” having spent almost 20 years as a chief financial officer making a series of thoughtful, strategic business decisions at one of the biggest and oldest banks in Texas.
There’s an unstated rule in banking that a retiring CEO shouldn’t linger on the board of directors for long after they’ve moved out of the corner office.
Everyone is biased—no matter their gender, age, race, nationality or religion.
Bill Belichick was already considered by most sports experts to be the greatest professional football head coach of all time.
One commonality I’ve noticed among CEOs of top-performing banks is that many of them write informative and easy-to-read annual shareholder letters.
Anyone who’s attended a Bank Director conference knows Tom Brown, the former perennially top-ranked bank analyst and, later, the founder and CEO of Second Curve Capital, a hedge fund focused on financial services companies.
In 1990, there were 15,158 banks and thrifts in the United States. But by the end of last year, only 5,477 remained—a decline of 64 percent.
People have been saying for years that we will soon see a wave of new banks opening for business, after de novo bank formation came to a screeching halt in the wake of the financial crisis.
A lot has been written the past two years about deposit betas—a fancy term describing how deposit balances respond to changes in interest rates.
There’s a new chart in M&T Bank’s conference presentation slideshow that perfectly captures the dilemma facing bankers right now.
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