October 2023

How Fintech Partnerships Are Changing Bank Examinations

In this episode of Reinventing Banking, host Kiah Lau Haslett and guest Justin Steffen, a partner at Barrack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum Nagelberg, delve into those changes and how impacted institutions can prepare for the exams.


Fintech Acquisitions: Vital Context for Board Members

As bank acquisitions of fintechs increase, directors and management teams should understand the drivers and complications, along with how to address them.


Interest Rate Volatility Requires a Strong Deposit Strategy

Digital tools allow banks to move quickly and gather relationship deposits in a high-interest rate environment.


How Live Oak Closes the Gap on Small Business

Do banks have a small business blind spot?


Optimizing Bank Portfolios for the Future

Strategic partnerships with fintech firms could help banks achieve diversification in the loan portfolio


Why a Multi-App Strategy Is Needed For A Multi-Generational Customer Base

Bankers should break out of a "super app" mindset in order to provide a better digital customer experience.


2023 Technology Survey:

Get in the Game

Bank Director’s 2023 Technology Survey examines the competitive landscape, bank leaders’ experiences with emerging technology and obstacles to adoption, and budgets and staffing.


November 7, 2023 | WEBINAR

Chasing Shadows: The Crossover Between Fraud and AML in

Modern Finance

Financial criminals don't work in isolation, and neither should your defenses. Join CSI and Bank Director to uncover the blurred lines between fraud and Anti-Money Laundering activities. During the webinar, industry experts discuss real-world examples and the benefits of a unified strategy.

January 28-30, 2024 | Phoenix, AZ

Acquired or Be Acquired

As the premier growth and strategy event for bank CEOs, senior executives and board members, Bank Director's Acquire or Be Acquired Conference provides senior leadership teams with numerous opportunities to network with peers that share an interest in exploring financial growth opportunities, strategic initiatives and business partnerships.

May 14-15, 2024 | Tampa, FL

Experience FinXTech

The ideal FI-fintech relationship is highly complementary, incredibly powerful and results in lucrative benefits for both sides. To help develop these strategic connections, FinXTech hosts Experience FinXTech, the industry’s leading financial technology event. During this annual event, financial institutions and fintechs connect with like-minded industry leaders, explore cutting-edge financial technologies, and learn how to navigate the nuances of the partnership process

The Deal on Fintechs provides a monthly snapshot of movement within the financial industry. Below is a list of last month's fintech and bank acquisitions and IPOs linked to source material for more information.



There were no fintech IPOs in September 2023.