management study

Board Composition: What Does the Best Bank Board Look Like?

September 5, 2016 | Jeff For Banks

In April 2016, Delaware Place Bank in Chicago was placed under a Consent Order (CO). One article within the order read as follows: “the Bank shall retain an independent third […]


Lessons from Management Reviews

Over the past three years, TKG has been engaged by a significant number of banks to provide an assessment of the capabilities of management to operate the bank in a […]


What Kind of Board of Directors Does Your Bank Have?

As a result of the financial crisis and subsequent recession, Board oversight has become a more significant issue to both regulators and shareholders.  Proper corporate governance and the role of […]


Are the Regulators Getting You Down?

I’ve often found these past two years extremely difficult.  As consultants, we should try not to personalize engagements.  But I can’t change the internal wiring.  Last year, a client failed, […]