In the heavily regulated banking industry, leaders are facing more challenges than ever, including managing shareholder and regulatory expectations, protecting against cyberattacks and staying competitive. That's why financial institutions across the country are turning to BKD for in-depth expertise on the latest trends, concerns and opportunities. Offering an array of services--including audit and tax, internal audit, regulatory compliance, loan review, CECL consulting, cybersecurity, M&A consulting and strategic planning--BKD helps institutions like yours manage risk, keep compliant and reach shareholder goals. Our professionals serve as exhibitors, sponsors and speakers in the industry's largest associations, such as the American Bankers Association (ABA), Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), Financial Managers Society (FMS), Bank & Capital Markets Tax Institute (BTI) and Bank Director's Acquire or Be Acquired Conference (AOBA). Combine our hometown service with the resources of a national firm and you'll begin to understand why BKD is the trusted advisor your institution has been looking for.