Career moves

Cross River poaches execs from student refinancing firm Laurel Road

06/17/19

The execs were hired for their focus on loan origination, portfolio management and securitization.

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Consumers pounce on 4% mortgages; What’s in a name?

06/13/19

Lenders should get a boost from refinances and purchase loans; BB&T and SunTrust Banks’ name choice questioned.

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Fifth Third, Discover, BMO Financial: Bankers on the move

06/12/19

Some of the biggest industry moves in May and early June were not executive promotions, but rather departures.

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Wells striking out in search for new CEO; Big banks lower Q2 forecasts

06/12/19

Several prospects, including JPM’s Gordon Smith, are reluctant to take on a thankless job; lower interest rates, quiet trading will yield disappointing results.

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New role for blockchain; why so many bankers run

06/07/19

Digital Asset Holdings eyes blockchain for 'smart contracts'; readying for a marathon is like competing for a big client.

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Discover's finance chief to retire next year

06/06/19

Mark Graf, who joined the Riverwoods, Ill.-based credit card issuer in 2011, will participate in the search for his successor.

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Wells mulls making interim CEO permanent; Emanuel joins boutique bank

06/06/19

The bank is having trouble finding an outsider and acting chief Allen Parker has impressed the board; the former Chicago mayor will join Centerview Partners.

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BB&T dangles promise of bonus payments to top execs if they stay

06/05/19

If four BB&T executives, including the CFO and COO, remain through the closing of its merger with SunTrust, they'll receive multimillion-dollar payouts.

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Exec departures at Deutsche Bank, SoFi; N.Y. Fed chief warns on 'bad apples'

06/05/19

The chief operating officer for the Americas at Deutsche Bank, as well as SoFi's heads of marketing, risk and capital markets, are all moving on; John Williams tells bankers they need to do more to clean up misconduct at their companies.

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Bank Policy Institute names new general counsel

06/04/19

The trade organization is promoting deputy general counsel John Court to succeed Jeremy Newell in July.

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