Succession planning

Wells Fargo, USAA and Old Dominion: Bankers on the Move

09/16/19

Women executives headlined a number of key moves in the banking industry as summer wound down.

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Pacific Mercantile hires regional banker as its CEO

08/30/19

Brad Dinsmore, who will also serve as the California company's president, once was in charge of several key lines at SunTrust, including consumer banking and private wealth management.

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UBS shuffles top management; Treasury issues Libor tax guidance

08/30/19

The bank elevated three senior executives who could be possible successors to CEO Sergio Ermotti; the move to a new rate benchmark won’t trigger a “tax event.”

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Anatomy of a smooth leadership transition

08/28/19

When H. Lynn Harton joined United Community Bank seven years ago, he knew he was on track to eventually become CEO. But he still felt he had to earn it.

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More banks are turning to M&A to acquire talent

08/26/19

Intense competition for executives and top lenders has elevated the role acquisitions play in filling key positions.

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As Wells Fargo seeks new CEO, toll on stock hits $24 billion

08/20/19

Analysts and big investors say they cannot advocate buying more shares until the bank installs a leader with the authority to lay out a plan for the future. However, speculation about potential candidates has quieted.

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HSBC's own 'internal activist' seen as top candidate as next CEO

08/08/19

CFO Ewen Stevenson, who has been in place only since January after joining from Royal Bank of Scotland, has established himself as the dominant force in the 154-year-old bank's executive suite, say current and former HSBC officials.

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San Francisco community bank taps next CEO

08/05/19

Beacon Business Bank hired former Boston Private executive John Delaney as its new leader.

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Santander, HSBC and Cross River Bank: Bankers on the move

07/28/19

During a slow summer, a handful of banks managed to hire away multiple executives from competitors and introduce new leadership.

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Goldman invests in tech; PayPal lowers its profit forecast

07/25/19

The firm joins $40 billion “technology megafund” sponsored by SoftBank Group; company says partnerships are taking longer than expected to bear fruit.

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