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Retail banking has long been a tech-intensive industry. However, a new study from the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, in collaboration with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), examines the competitive impact of recent digitized banking products and services, and how fintech providers – which have few similarities to traditional banks – are attacking virtually every product category in banking.
June 1 — Business executives are taking a more conservative view of what had been bullish optimism about both the U.S. economy and prospects for their own companies earlier this year, according to the second-quarter AICPA Economic Outlook Survey, which polls chief executive officers, chief financial officers, controllers and other certified public accountants in U.S. companies who hold executive and senior management accounting roles.
Jessica Green worked as an elementary schoolteacher before joining her family’s bank in Hamilton, Mo., where she now works as executive vice president.
By Kristin Rulon
One person may be determined to make banking a career and earn the appropriate college degree(s); another person may serendipitously fall into a banking career. Then there is the person who has deep roots in banking and knows what the future ultimately entails, such as Jessica Green, executive vice president of operations at The Hamilton Bank in Missouri. For Green, a fourth-generation banker, growing up in the banking world made the transition from elementary education teacher to banker fairly smooth. (more…)
April 6 – The FDIC has published a new guide to help community bankers learn more about the programs and products offered by the Federal Home Loan Banks to facilitate mortgage lending.
March 24 – The Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index is at a 16-year high following a 30-point increase from fourth-quarter 2016 to +126 in the first quarter. Investors are now the most optimistic they have been about the U.S. investment climate since the dot-com boom in November 2000, when the index was +130.
How to draft a useful document for a tough farm economy.
By John M. Blanchfield You lead a team at the bank that has been assigned the job of revising the bank’s agricultural lending policy. This is a real opportunity to demonstrate to management that you and your team know how to manage agricultural credits. But how do you go about crafting a farm loan policy that is current, flexible and valuable to your bank during a tough farm economy? (more…)
February 24 – ComplianceOnline, a governance, risk and compliance advisory network with more than 1,500 experts in various regulatory subjects, has announced its Banking Summit 2017 venue and speaker lineup. The Summit will take place on April 27 and 28, 2017 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.
February 23 – Verafin, a cross-institutional BSA/AML and fraud detection solution provider, continues to shape and enhance the future of the fight against financial crime.