CRE and C&I Exposure in Your Loan Portfolio

CRE and C&I Exposure in Your Loan Portfolio

Will there be CRE and C&I exposure in your commercial loan portfolio once the PPP stimulus ends? While the PPP program has certainly granted relief to many small businesses, others may find themselves still struggling. Many industries will find their local...
Managing PPP Loans In Your Portfolio

Managing PPP Loans In Your Portfolio

Community financial institutions have been swamped with requests from borrowers for loans under the SBA Payment Protection Program.  This program became available in a “fast and furious” mode.  Lenders have needed to quickly understand guidance, collect information...
How to Improve Your Commercial Underwriting Process

How to Improve Your Commercial Underwriting Process

If bankers learned anything from the Great Recession, which is now over a decade in our collective rearview mirrors, it’s this: In both good and bad economic times, bankers must keep a watchful eye out for risks in their loan portfolios. The high level of vigilance...