Corporate governance

BofA, Wells Fargo, BNY Mellon shareholders reject proposals to narrow pay gap

04/24/19

Bank of America investors on Wednesday voted against pressing the company to disclose more insightful data about disparities between men's and women's salaries. Shareholders at Wells and Bank of New York Mellon recently rejected similar measures.

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Wells Fargo needs a retail banker at the helm

04/23/19

As the bank's board conducts its search for a new CEO, it should exclude Wall Street titans from any shortlist.

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Managing reputation risk is getting more complicated

04/22/19

In today’s political climate, banks have to monitor not just how they do business, but with whom they do it.

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

04/21/19

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.

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Did JPMorgan just tip its hand on a succession plan?

04/17/19

Marianne Lake, seen in recent months as a leading candidate to replace CEO Jamie Dimon, got the post she may have needed to round out her resume — consumer lending chief. And Jennifer Piepszak, another rising star at the company, will take over as CFO from Lake.

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OCC should speak up on Wells Fargo's exec changes: Warren

04/17/19

The Massachusetts Democrat said the agency could have used existing statutory authority to object to the bank’s appointment of now-departed CEO Tim Sloan.

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'Theater of the absurd': Comments of the week

04/11/19

Readers respond to this week's big-bank CEO hearing before the House, weigh the debate over Community Reinvestment Act reform, consider whether Wells Fargo needs a new brand and more.

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Guns, CECL and 'too big to manage': Big-bank CEOs on Hill

04/10/19

A House Financial Services Committee hearing featuring seven large-bank CEOs tackled a host of contentious subjects, as Republicans and Democrats sparred over whether such institutions are simply too big.

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Regulators to Dems: We are not satisfied with Wells Fargo

04/09/19

The heads of three agencies reiterated their concern about the bank’s progress in fixing risk management and corporate governance flaws.

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Time to rebrand Wells Fargo

04/09/19

PR campaigns won’t be enough to salvage the bank’s reputation after a series of scandals. Instead, it should look into adopting a new name, among other crucial steps.

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