• Craig Guillot
    Craig Guillot May 24, 2018

    The CECL home stretch: Compliance as a competitive advantage

    The new credit loss standards may seem like one more hurdle to clear. But played correctly, they’ll help smaller banks gain new efficiencies.

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  • Dodd-Frank’s Preemption Problem

    • David A. Elliott
    • Richard C. Keller
    • Rachel R. Friedman
    May 14, 2013

    The Dodd-Frank legislation makes it harder for banks to avoid liability under state law by making it more difficult for them to raise the ‘preemption’ argument.

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  • Big Regulation’s Big Data

    • Richik Sarkar
    • Benjamin C. Galea
    May 8, 2013

    Banks are accustomed to thinking about Big Data in terms of marketing but regulatory compliance nowadays also requires some very big data.

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  • How Do Banks Survive? Because of Regulations

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    Chris Skinner Mar 1, 2013

    In a survival-of-the-fittest financial world, banks owe their survival to regulatory barriers that keep out more efficient competitors.

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  • Credit Card Fees: The Banker Response

    William Weidman Aug 17, 2012

    Retail banks as well as major issuers need to be ready with both a product and marketing response if retailers increase customer fees for credit card usage.

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  • Humility in the Courtroom for Bankers

    Robert L. Hamer May 4, 2012

    Facing populist anger in the courtroom, banks and their attorneys need to show humility and bring the fairness argument into play on their side.

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