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July/August 2022 Issue

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Up with Coupons: Larger interest payments can build a floor under your bond prices

Aug 3, 2022
Up with People, which readers of a certain age may remember, was an organization that had a run of popularity in the 1970s and ‘80s by promoting wholesome values and positive thinking. Its delivery channel was through song and dance performances, often in large arenas and stadiums.

Three Ways Community Banks Can Respond to Generational Digital Payments Needs

Aug 3, 2022
When it comes to payments, the generational divide has been shrinking. While Gen Z and Millennials still lead the way in digital payments adoption, Baby Boomers and Seniors (over 76) are increasing their digital payments prowess.

The Rising Importance of Climate Change at Financial Institutions

Aug 3, 2022
Banking organizations have no shortage of economic factors to navigate as geopolitical tensions continue and domestic monetary policy undergoes normalization. But banks also are staring down a new strategic imperative, whether or not it is on their radar—addressing the impact of climate change.

New Benefit Added to Bank Director Program

Jun 1, 2022
New and existing members of ICBA’s Bank Director Program now have access to our popular Bank Director Training video series.

What Can FedEx Teach Us About Succession Planning?

Jun 1, 2022
The Founder, Chairman, and CEO of FedEx Corp, Fred Smith, recently announced that he is planning to step down from the CEO role. We believe the way he chose to do so and some of his comments have bearing on some of the similar succession issues many of our clients face.

The Great Escape: The bond market braces for the Fed’s wind-down of its balance sheet.

Jun 1, 2022
If bond investors (you) were running low on things to worry about for the rest of the year, I’ve got some terrific news: The $9 trillion portfolio owned by our central bank will begin to shrink. Soon. And at a feverish pace, I might add.

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