Terry Badger
Apr 6, 2021

Accessing capital can be a challenge for small business owners in lower-income communities, largely because of how lenders assess the credit risk of these would-be borrowers. Brad McConnell, CEO of Allies for Community Business, discusses a novel way to gauge repayment risk in underserved areas.

Bank branches, while on the decline, will continue to serve as an integral part of multi-channel strategy for financial institutions.

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More than ever, a social media presence for banks means more than mounting a Facebook page or sending out generic Twitter messages.

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Whatever fintech meant just a generation ago, or even a few years ago, its breadth and scope have widened to a point where it embraces a stunning range of applications.

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The BAI Global Innovation Awards program has fielded thousands of submissions over its seven-year history.

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When banks get involved in improving the financial wellness of their prospective and current clients, everybody wins.

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Even as hackers and malware make international headlines, banks have resources to keep the bad guys at bay–some of them as simple, yet powerful, as keeping fresh data backups under lock and key.

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Fintech is no longer a matter of anti-bank disruption, and sometimes it takes a former entrepreneur in the space to best communicate that message.

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Financial wellness has come to public consciousness as consumers look for better ways to take control of their finances.

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The auditors are sharpening their pencils—and now’s the time for banks to prepare for the Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) standard.

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The BAI Banking Strategies podcast kicks off season 3 with Jill Castilla, President and CEO at Citizens Bank of Oklahoma.

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