Financial Services

De Novo Services

Guidance from the Ground Up.

If you’re seeking a trusted advisor to help provide guidance as you launch your new financial institution, BKD has the expertise you’re looking for. We have years of experience helping de novo banks navigate the many structural, financial, and regulatory challenges that come with organizing a financial institution.  We can assist you with structure, raising capital, regulatory approval, personnel, budgets and projections, start-up phase procedures, and more. 

Put BKD’s insight to work for you and contact us to learn how learn our trusted advisors can help.

Structure, Capital, & Regulatory Approval

BKD can help establish the appropriate corporate structure and assist with assessing the tax implications of the structure. We can help organizers raise the capital needed to form the institution by assisting with accumulation of statistical and financial data. We also have expertise in preparing the necessary regulatory applications to establish your institution.

Audit, Accounting, & Assurance

Financial analysis is more sophisticated than ever. BKD Trusted Advisors can help you with your audit, accounting, and assurance needs.

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Internal Audit for Financial Institutions

What's your institution doing to identify existing and emerging operational risks? BKD can help assess your internal audit process and fortify your risk management practices.

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BKD annually prepares thousands of tax returns for individuals, various types of businesses, trusts, and tax-exempt entities. We also provide a variety of tax planning and consulting services.

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Regulatory Compliance Services for Financial Institutions

Don't let daunting regulatory compliance issues hold your institution back. Our regulatory compliance team offers compliance audits and reviews, specialized training, and outsourcing options.

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Loan Review

The quality of your loan portfolio says a lot about your institution. BKD's loan review services can help you assess risk, shore up your credit administration practices, and improve profitability.

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Information Technology Services

BKD’s team of technology consultants can help you choose data processing systems, operations, network systems, ATMs, teller machines, electronic banking solutions, and other technology needed to operate the institution efficiently and effectively.

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We have 42 offices in 19 states , with BKD Trusted Advisors™ who offer solutions for clients across the country.

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