MARCH 2023

A Diamond in the Rough

How can banks uncover “diamonds in the sand” through data collection? In this episode of Reinventing Banking, a special podcast series brought to you by Bank Director and Microsoft Corp., Bank Director’s COO Laura Schield sits down with Vera Silver, the CIO of Bitvore, to learn how her company is helping to reinvent banking by providing services that allow financial institutions to uncover what has never before been possible through data collection.


Digital Banking: Being Best in Class and Driving Profit

Banks have an opportunity to transform their digital banking channel from a cost center into a revenue.


Leveraging Technology for Growth

As banking and fintech evolve, banks must pay careful attention to the costs, benefits and legal and regulatory aspects of various approaches and strategies.


How Bankers Can Take Advantage of AI

Artificial intelligence can eliminate large parts of the manual, repetitive work slowing down banks today.


Is There a Decentralized Future for Custodial Banking?

Digital asset custodians should proactively develop an effective compliance framework and internal and external policies and controls in anticipation of new regulations.


Evolving Your B2Bank Marketing to Grow Sales

The most important — and easiest — step towards improving your firm’s B2Bank sales model is prospecting better with the help of better data.



How to Beef Up a Fintech’s Compliance Department

BMO’s head of U.S. digital partnerships and others weigh in on making your compliance structure more attractive to banks.


March 21, 2023 | WEBINAR

2023 Bank Trends: Where Banks Are Spending Their Tech Dollars

During this discussion, Bank Director shares insights from bank CEOs, board members and executives from its annual Technology Survey and its 29th annual Acquire or Be Acquired Conference (AOBA). Join Joan Susie, Chairman of Bank Director, and Emily McCormick, Vice President of Editorial & Research, for a candid, lively discussion as fintechs seek to gain ground working with bank leaders.

MAY 9-10, 2023 | TAMPA, FL

Experience FinXTech

Bank Director’s Experience FinXTech conference is the industry’s leading financial technology event. Designed to help banks and fintechs develop strategic connections, leaders in attendance explore cutting-edge financial technologies and become experts on 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 February 2023.