2015 Community Bankers Association of Illinois Annual Convention & Expo
On Saturday, September 19, Barack Ferrazzano Financial Institutions Group partners Dennis Wendte and Bill Fay are featured speakers at the 2015 Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI) Annual Convention & Expo in Nashville, TN. Their presentation, "An Executive Briefing - A Directors' Update," will provide critical insights into the most pressing and relevant issues facing community bank directors today.
Topic: "An Executive Briefing - A Directors' Update"
Saturday, September 19 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
This popular session explores the most current legal, regulatory and business issues facing community banks in today's business and regulatory environment and delivers practical, common sense advice for dealing with the same. Topics will include shifting areas of emphasis by bank regulatory agencies in light of the overall improvement in asset quality, the impact of Consumer Financial Bureau activities on the regulatory environment for community banks, windows of opportunity for growing an organization and improving profitability in an era of limited economic growth and low interest rates, capital-raising strategies for privately held community banks, and emerging best practices for boards of directors. Actual client stories will be discussed to provide an inside look at successful strategies of others and what the rest of the industry is doing.