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Community Banks Zap the Tech Gap

By Shane Ferrell
Community banks have historically been viewed as slow to adopt technology when compared to their larger counterparts. However, the need to answer increased consumer expectations via modern banking strategies has spurred more and more community institutions to embrace new technologies. And with customer expectations centering on digital channels, a digital push has become paramount.


The Banker's Guide to GDPR

By Keith Monson
GDPR, with an effective date of May 25, 2018, has far-reaching implications. Companies in the EU have spent the past 24 months preparing for this date. However, GDPR doesn't just affect businesses in the EU, and that's left many American financial institutions unaware of — or uncertain about — their obligation to it.


Known Vulnerabilities: The Never-Ending Race

By Steve Sanders
For nearly two decades, two significant vulnerabilities lurked undetected in CPUs across the world. Hackers, by their nature, will attempt to use these vulnerabilities to exploit your institution's sensitive data before patches are implemented. In order to address these vulnerabilities properly, it helps to have a thorough understanding of the different types that exist.


4 Steps to Success in Treasury Management

By Greg Aumann
Treasury management services allow your institution to generate fee revenue while simultaneously engraining it as an indispensable part of your customers, business operations, but not without some effort on your part. The following four-step plan will guide your institution through launching a successful treasury management program.

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