With What Matters Most, the Financial Institutions practice newsletter, we summarize what is relevant for community financial institutions in a digestible and plain-English format. We give you a unique perspective (otherwise, why bother, right?) on matters impacting you. Rather than daily or monthly, we issue these briefings when it matters most, based on our conversations with regulators, analysts, and financial institution leaders. We also include our commentary at the end and keep it light and entertaining.

What Matters Most – November 2017

In this issue, we discuss the HoganTaylor and JPMS Cox merger and the pending tax reform.  You probably know from working with us that we love to serve community banks and credit unions.  Joining forces with JPMS Cox will nearly … Continued

What Matters Most – March 2016

In this issue, we highlight the recent regulatory guidance on oil and gas lending.  We also discuss capital under the new Basel III rules, stress test results and audit requirements, and regulatory relief efforts for community banks.  We provide a … Continued

What Matters Most April 2015

This is the first installment of HoganTaylor’s Financial Institutions briefing, we call What Matters Most. If you work in a financial institution, your world is changing rapidly. Your email is full of daily news briefings and you receive monthly or … Continued