Contributor : Emily McCormick

BD Article
article | Strategy January 10th, 2020

When It Comes to Efficiency, How Low Can You Go?

How one bank found a path to greater efficiency — while still operating under a traditional model.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | Bank M&A December 24th, 2019

What Top Acquirers Know

Aspiring acquirers — and potential sellers — could learn a few things from the industry’s top dealmakers.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | Strategy December 12th, 2019

Best Practices for Strategic Planning

Strategic planning is one of the board’s most basic and vital responsibilities. Find out how to ensure the process produces the results your board wants to achieve.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | Bank M&A November 27th, 2019

Bankers Capitalize on Three Mega-Mergers Reshaping Half of America

Smart banks are making the most of changing competitive dynamics in their markets.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | Bank M&A November 11th, 2019

Survey Results: Anatomy of a Successful Deal

The 2020 Bank M&A Survey digs into the core components of a successful transaction.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | Technology October 24th, 2019

Solving Your Board’s Biggest Knowledge Gap

Understanding the viewpoint of the bank’s top technology executive could help board members better wrap their heads around the issue.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | Growth October 23rd, 2019

Two Ways to Crack the Efficiency Nut

Innovative technologies helped two banks serve customers and comply with regulations more efficiently.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
RankingBanking
article | Bank M&A October 18th, 2019

Consolidation Hot Spots

Bank consolidation creates opportunities for an acquirer, as well as competing banks in their markets that take advantage of customer and employee attrition. That’s why

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
FinXTech
article | Retail September 25th, 2019

How One Bank Increased Mobile Enrollment by 40%

Customers vote with their dollars if the bank’s digital experience isn’t up to par.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | Technology August 26th, 2019

2019 Survey Results! Here’s How Banks Are Spending Money on Technology

Two specific objectives are driving technology strategies at banks of all sizes, according to Bank Director’s 2019 Technology Survey.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director