Regulations Continue to Stay Top of Mind for Foreseeable Future

Regulations Continue to Stay Top of Mind for Foreseeable Future

Nearly ten years after the financial crisis, the long shadow it has cast has started to fade – except with respect to regulations. From the new CECL standards to HMDA, compliance remains top of mind for bankers.   In the past, bankers relied on their experiences and knowledge to understand the various requirements. Now, these regulations are embedded […]

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Life Lessons, a New Decade: How They Apply to Lending 

Life Lessons, a New Decade: How They Apply to Lending 

Life Lessons, a New Decade: How They Apply to Lending  Last year I talked about life lessons and how they apply to banking.  When I reviewed the list entering a new decade, I started to think about where the industry was at the beginning of the decade in 2010 versus where we are today.  How much has really changed?  Not only were these […]

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Glancing back and looking to the future in banking 

Glancing back and looking to the future in banking 

As we wrap up 2019, I wanted to take a minute and look at some of the key items that changed banking and at the same time take a peek into 2020 (which depending on the economist you listen to, will present even more excitement and challenges). 2019 was the year of “digitalization”, with bankers everywhere reaching for the goal to make every […]

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