The Bank Account
By Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler
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The Bank Account is a banking industry-focused podcast series produced by the Financial Services lawyers at Bryan Cave.
||CleanSelling Your Mission to Shareholders||Kevin Strachan joins host Jonathan Hightower to discuss ideas for banks to highlight community involvement in their shareholder meetings. Below are links to some resources mentioned in the show. - Financial Choice Act 2.0 Blog Post: http://www.||2/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoundtable Discussion about the Future of Retail Banking||Jim McAlpin, leader of the Financial Services group at Bryan Cave, and Dan Wheeler, leader of the Fintech team, join hosts Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler on today's episode to discuss the impact of financial technology on retail banking.||2/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAOBA Takeaways||Jim McAlpin, leader of the Financial Services Client Service Group at Bryan Cave, joins hosts Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler on today's episode to discuss Acquire or Be Acquired, the industry's premier M&A conference.||2/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDeal Announcement of the Month: Pinnacle's Acquisition of BNC||On Sunday, January 22 Pinnacle Financial Partners announced its biggest acquisition yet - the $2 billion purchase of BNC Bancorp, the holding company of the Bank of North Carolina, in an all-stock transaction.||1/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLift-Outs: The Rules of the Game and Playing to Win||Hosts Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler discuss options for growth outside traditional M&A, in particular lift-outs. Topics include the practical and legal approaches to attracting lift-out opportunities,||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWalt Moeling’s Thoughts on the Banking Industry||Walt Moeling, 40 year veteran bank advisor, joined hosts Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler on today's podcast to discuss the current state of the industry and his predictions and comments on what's to come.||12/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe OCC's New Fintech Charter||Jonathan and Rob are joined by Ken Achenbach today to discuss the OCC's announcement from December 2nd that opened the doors for special purpose national bank charters for fintech companies.||12/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Financial CHOICE Act||In this episode hosts Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler discuss highlights and key takeaways from their analysis of the CHOICE Act, as well as recent news in the industry and the newly-released jobs report.||12/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanData Dilemma||On today's episode Jonathan Hightower and Ken Achenbach discuss the CFPB's recent data proposal and what it means for banks.||11/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Hot Market, Good Deals, and New Banks||It's been a great week for bank stocks. In this episode Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler discuss recent market activity and the opportunity to start a de novo. Two articles mentioned in the episode are linked below.||11/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReimagining Your Board's Function||A recent jury verdict against bank directors is causing banks to revisit the functions of their boards and committees. In this episode, Ken Achenbach joins Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler to discuss how a bank's board performance can be improved if...||11/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOutlook: 2017 Bank M&A||In the first episode of The Bank Account, Jonathan Hightower and Rob Klingler discuss the outlook for bank merger and acquisition activity. Jonathan and Rob cover the key variables that could make 2017 an interesting year in bank M&A.||10/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|