Shirish Netke

Statum BankRank: An Outlook Metric for Small Banks

The future of a bank is not what it used to be. With due apologies to Yogi Berra, it is hard to predict the outlook of a small bank. In the last 4 years we have gone from a doomsday scenario of anticipated bank runs to an environment of high margins...

Key Takeaways from Secretary Yellen's Testimony

In the ever-changing world of global finance, Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen's testimony before the Committee on Financial Services on February 6, 2024, offers valuable insights into the current priorities and strategies of the U.S....

IRS Faces a Kobayashi Maru Situation: Technology Has an answer

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is facing a real-life Kobayashi Maru, a catch-22 situation from Star Trek where there seems to be no way out. Tasked with the immense responsibility of distributing funds to pandemic-affected businesses through...