2015 Bank Insights Archive

Bank Insights December 2015


Anatomy of an M&A Deal: How New Analytics Reveal Hidden Aspects of KeyCorp’s First Niagara Acquisition

Bank Insights October 2015

  • Three Ways CEOs Should Adjust Their Strategic Thinking in the CECL-Era
  • CECL Will Focus on Forward-Looking Forecasts
  • CECL’s Road to Implementation and its Potential Effect on the Economy

Bank Insights September 2015

  • As Consolidation Looms, Once-Reluctant Banks Begin M&A Conversations
  • How New Analytics Determine M&A Valuation Based on the Acquiring Bank’s Financials
  • Five Lessons that Banks with M&A Aspirations Can Learn From Serial Acquirers

Bank Insights August 2015

  • M&A Economics: Navigating the Trade-off between EPS Accretion and TBV Dilution
  • Nine Ways a Stock Market Correction May Affect Community Banks
  • Strategic Planning Means Managing Tradeoff between Risk and Return: FDIC

Bank Insights July 2015

  • Caveat Emptor: Community Banking M&A in the Post-recession World
  • Why CEOs Must Pay Attention to Regulatory Capital Silos: A Strategic Planning Primer
  • Estimated Impact of FDIC Insurance Changes

Bank Insights June 2015

  • Regulatory Scrutiny Focuses on Inadequate Strategic Planning
  • Five Takeaways from the DoddFrank Stress Test Results

Bank Insights May 2015

  • Pre-Filing Make Sense in M&A Deals
  • As Cyber Threats Increase, Regulators Worry about Bank Readiness

Bank Insights April 2015

  • Spotting Issues in the Community Bank Boardroom: Five Emerging Trends in 2015
  • Changes to Call Reports and Capital Among Proposals to Reduce Regulatory Burden

Bank Insights March 2015

  • Anatomy of a Bank Deal: Why New Bank Analytics are Essential in M&A
  • Strategic Risk Emerges as Key Issue for Community Banks

Bank Insights February 2015

  • Regulators are Focusing on Community Bank Interest Rate Risk Assumptions
  • Why Strategic Planning is Key to Interest Rate Risk Management
  • Risk-Reward Vs. Risk — A Key Distinction

Bank Insights January 2015

  • Finding and Keeping Community Bank Directors in the New Regulatory Environment
  • Building A Bank Board for Success
  • Regulators say Lack of Management Succession Planning is ‘Key Risk’
  • Despite Political Talk, Regulatory Capital Focus to Continue

Bank Insights 2015: Year in Review

End-of-year regulatory round-up and look ahead for 2015.