Leadership articles

Why community banks are acquiring nonbanks

Acquiring a wealth management firm, fintech, title business or other nonbank organization can unlock new opportunities for community banks. These acquisitions can add new revenue generators, specialized employees and other assets to a community bank in place of organic growth. But experts say that finding the right business to acquire can be tricky.

Lindsay LaNore: Time for a check-in

In January, we looked at the importance of connecting with your team—and staying connected. Believe it or not, we’re fast approaching 2021’s halfway point, which is the perfect time to revisit the subject.