Occupy Wall Street: Occupy This!

October 15, 2011 | Jeff For Banks

The Occupy Wall Street gang seems to garner more press coverage than the state of the U.S. economy, the presidential election, and the MLB playoffs combined. In terms of media […]

The Elephant in the Room: Branches

October 14, 2011 | Jeff For Banks

In keeping up with industry reading it is clear to me that we, as an industry, are perplexed at what to do about branching. The recently released FDIC Summary of […]

Guest Post: Third Quarter Economic Update by Dorothy Jaworski

October 11, 2011 | Jeff For Banks

Another Volatile Quarter I know I risk sounding too negative, but we cannot seem to shake the crisis mentality that keeps whipsawing bond and stock markets. The crisis du jour […]

Top 5 Total Return to Shareholders: #1 BofI Holdings Inc.

September 23, 2011 | Jeff For Banks

I was recently moderating a strategic planning discussion with a multi-billion dollar in assets financial institution. During the discussion, the President of one of the bank’s most profitable divisions opined […]