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


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.


U.S. Bank Holding Companies with the Highest Multiples of Net Income to Salary and Benefits


Year to date through Dec. 31, 2018. Dollars in thousands.


Another Fed contrarian considered for board; Deutsche’s AML glitch


Trump may nominate Judy Shelton, who prefers “market-determined rates”; a software glitch may have prevented flagging of suspicious transactions for a decade.


JPMorgan wins shareholder support for executive pay plan. But there's a caveat


The 72% backing was the lowest approval rate for the resolution since 2015. An advisory firm criticized the bank's policy as too subjective.


Silicon Valley Bank pays $250,000 per employee, tops in the U.S.


Silicon Valley, better known for hot tech start-ups and venture capital firms, is also home to the highest-paying public bank in the U.S.


What ruling on noncompete clauses means for banks — and job hunters


It just got harder for banks in Georgia to enforce noncompete agreements in employee contracts. For employees of two merging banks, BB&T and SunTrust, the timing couldn’t be better.


Dimon and the pay gap, 5G's impact on banking, new Comerica CEO: Top stories of the week


How Jamie Dimon's salary ties into the broader discussion about pay inequity; how 5G could change the future of banking; Comerica's first new CEO in 17 years; and more from this week's most-read stories.


'Political pandering to the uninformed': Comments of the week


Readers respond to the debates over economic inequality and CEO pay disparities, weigh in on FDIC board membership, consider LendingClub exiting small-business lending and more.


Citigroup's Corbat says income inequality keeps him up at night


Citigroup Chief Executive Officer Michael Corbat said the widening income gap in the U.S. ranks high on the list of things that keep him up at night.


What’s Jamie Dimon’s salary got to do with income inequality?


At a recent House hearing with large-bank CEOs, lawmakers’ focus on the compensation gap between the C-suite and lower-level employees echoed a broader discussion about pay inequity.