Four areas where boards may wish to focus their energies when presented with an acquisition.
Board members and industry experts offer several tips.
The essential question for any board risk committee can be boiled down to two words: What if? And these days, one of the burgeoning what-if questions focuses on the risk of a global recession.
The FDIC today approved a final rule raising the threshold at which bank directors or other management officials are prohibited from serving at more than one depository institution or holding company.
Insights from board chairmen and corporate governance experts on ensuring that all directors have a chance to be heard.
Bank boards are more active in overseeing executive compensation, and a broader range of units within banks have input into compensation, according to a progress report released today by the Basel, Switzerland-based Financial Stability Board.
Board assessments are a discipline for evaluating whether the board has the people, tools and focus needed to achieve corporate strategy.
Loan committees and chairs should be positioned to play a role to facilitate discussions about the new loan loss accounting standard.
An imprecise way of talking about a regulatory reform bill is leading to industry confusion.
A free excerpt from ABA Banking Journal Directors Briefing.